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Kretek International, Inc. 7/11/17

Adulterated and Misbranded Tobacco Product(s) Without a Marketing Authorization Order FDA has determined that you import, sell, and/or distribute to customers in the United States the following smokeless tobacco products without a marketing authorizati
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 12, 2017 03:30
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[Australia] DON’T MARKET E-CIGARETTES AS CESSATION AIDS: AMA

Commenting on its submission to an inquiry into the devices, the AMA says it believes that there is currently no compelling evidence that e-cigarettes are successful in helping people to stop smoking. In the submission, to the Standing Committee on Heal
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (AJP) (au)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:43
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[Asia, India] Special postal cover spreads awareness on effects of tobacco use

The postal cover which costs Rs 25, along with a stamp, intends to create awareness among members of the public on the hazards caused by the use of tobacco. “We usually forget the importance of the day as soon as it is over. But a postal cover will rema
Deccan Herald (in)
added Jul 10, 2017 22:17
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[Illinois] Closing the gap between gay, heterosexual smokers

“Monitoring of tobacco use at the local, state and national levels does not include gender and sexual minorities, and it should. “If we have this data we can begin to develop targeted educational and outreach campaigns in those communities, which we hope
University of Illinois at Chicago
added Jul 11, 2017 17:00
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[Canada] Selling vaping: E-cigarette industry grapples with cloudy rules

Sellers of e-cigarettes, many of them small businesses, are operating in a grey area by advertising and selling unapproved products that deliver nicotine to users’ systems without approval and, in many cases, that, in many cases, without being reined in b
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:40
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[Virginia] Lynchburg housing authority preparing for upcoming smoking ban

The Lynchburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority is gearing up for the implementation of a federal smoking ban at each of its four public housing communities. A smoke-free rule issued by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development took effect Fe
Lynchburg (VA) News & Advance
added Jul 10, 2017 16:57
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Oregon Will Be Third State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

The Oregon vote provides a big boost for the growing, nationwide movement to increase the tobacco age to 21 to prevent kids from using tobacco, save lives and make the next generation tobacco-free. Tobacco 21 laws have also been enacted by at least 250 ci
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:08
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[California] KELLY/ALEXANDER: To vape or not to vape? No - Risky products lure teens

E-cigarettes are harmful to public health and they are a threat to our children and our community. We ask Hunter to do what’s best for his constituents, not the tobacco industry and its never-ending quest to get our community’s youth hooked on a lifetime
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 7, 2017 18:58
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[California] HUNTER: To vape or not to vape? Yes - It's a safer alternative

My legislation will not only help save lives, that I am sure, but it will also provide a lifeline to the thousands of small businesses and employees that rely on the opportunity to continue selling vapor products to Americans who are either wanting to re
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 7, 2017 18:56
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[Australia] CHAPMAN/DAUBE/BAREHAM/PETERS: Submission to The Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport on Electronic Cigarettes and Vapourisers. (PDF)

Given current knowledge of risk and uncertainty of benefit for ENDS, unregulated availability should not be an option. The purported benefits are small, uncertain and certainly unexceptional. However, evidence of harms are emerging.
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Jul 23, 2017 15:04
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