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FDA's New Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

FDA plans to begin a public dialogue about lowering nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes to non-addictive levels through achievable product standards. FDA intends to issue an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) to seek input on the potenti
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 5, 2017 14:30
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Smaller Majority of Heavy Smokers Say They Want to Quit

A majority of all U.S. cigarette smokers would like to quit, but heavier smokers are less likely to say this than lighter smokers. Sixty-eight percent of smokers who smoke more than a pack of cigarettes a day say they would like to quit, compared with 73
Gallup Organization
added Aug 2, 2017 15:42
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Nicotine takes Center stage

Altria on Friday described the US Food and Drug Administration’s Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation as an important evolution in the Agency’s approach to regulating tobacco products and a meaningful step forward in developing a compre
Tobacco Reporter
added Aug 1, 2017 00:24
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[Oregon] MERKLEY STATEMENT ON FDA DELAY OF E-CIGARETTE REGULATIONS

we were hoping to hear a strong plan from the FDA today. “Unfortunately, the FDA instead announced that it will allow e-cigarette products, largely aimed at children, to remain on the market for five more years with very little regulation. “According t
US Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:44
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Feds give big tobacco new headache as California taxes proving hazardous to cigarette sales

Big Tobacco is feeling the sting not only from federal action but also from California tripling cigarette taxes in April, with some retailers indicating cigarette purchases are down as much as 50 percent. On the federal front, the U.S. Food and Drug Admi
CNBC
added Jul 30, 2017 12:04
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FDA Seeks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes to Nonaddictive Levels ($$)

Tobacco company shares tumble on move
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 28, 2017 20:54
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CRA & IPCPR ISSUE STATEMENT ON FDA’S SUBSTANTIAL EQUIVALENCE DELAY

“This has been a long and complicated process, which is not over. However, we commend the objective approach announced today by the Commissioner of the FDA. This revisiting of the rule is testament to the recognition that you cannot regulate all products
HalfWheel
added Jul 28, 2017 20:29
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How the FDA is trying to reinvent cigarettes to make them less addictive

Here are some questions we are able to answer: What tobacco products are affected? The FDA seeks to reduce nicotine levels specifically in “combustible cigarettes” and said it will also look at the impact of menthol and other flavor additives on smoking
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 28, 2017 20:29
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GOTTLIEB: Protecting American Families: Comprehensive Approach to Nicotine and Tobacco

Unless we change course, 5.6 million children alive today will die prematurely later in life from tobacco use. A renewed focus on nicotine can help us to achieve a world where cigarettes no longer addict future generations of our kids; and where adults
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 28, 2017 17:52
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FDA's New Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

Lowering Nicotine in Cigarettes to Non-Addictive Levels / Public Comment and other Opportunities to Communicate with FDA / Extending Timelines to Encourage Innovations / Applications to market newly-regulated combustible products, such as cigars, pipe t
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 28, 2017 17:47
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