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Labeling and Warning Statements for Tobacco Products

FDA has provided a compliance date of August 10, 2018, for the required health warning statements on packages and advertisements for "covered" tobacco products (except cigars and pipe tobacco1) and roll-your-own / cigarette tobacco products.2
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 9, 2018 23:03
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[New York] VIDEO: Plattsburgh Housing Authority rentals go smoke-free

It has been preparing tenants for the change over the last year and a half. Before the ban, the Housing Authority prohibited smoking in common areas but allowed it in designated hallways. Tenants could smoke in their homes. Now, the ban covers electroni
WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added Aug 9, 2018 16:39
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FDA's Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

FDA's comprehensive plan places nicotine, and the issue of addiction, at the center of the agency's tobacco regulation efforts. This plan serves as a multi-year roadmap to better protect youth and help addicted adult smokers quit, significantly reducing t
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 8, 2018 20:12
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FDA to support development of nicotine replacement therapies

(FDA) has revealed plans to support the development of new nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) to help eliminate addiction to combustible cigarettes. The public health agency aims to also create policies that will regulate the use of nicotine and toba
Pharmaceutical Technology (uk)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:52
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Israel Expected to Ban Marketing of E-Cigarette Juul

The Israeli Ministry of Health has decided to ban the marketing of popular e-cigarette Juul in Israel, officials at the ministry confirmed to Calcalist on Monday. The decision hinges on a final stamp of approval from the country's attorney general.
Ctech (is)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:40
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[Asia] DOCTORS: MINISTRIES, PM ‘DO NOTHING’ TO PREVENT ADDICTIVE JUUL IN ISRAEL

Although JUUL, the electronic cigarette with substantial amounts of addictive nicotine, has been barred from sale in Europe and is addicting many youngsters in the US, the Health Ministry has not done anything to prevent its import to Israel or even rest
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 8, 2018 01:32
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BLAIR: Trump's FDA may finally end Obama's war on vaping

the announcement that the FDA is working towards “increased flexibility and efficiencies within the application review process” is important. Only a select few tobacco companies can afford the millions of dollars required to subject products to a process
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Aug 7, 2018 21:36
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[New York] *ACTION ALERT* PUBLIC HOUSING SMOKING BAN

C.L.A.S.H. has filed a lawsuit challenging this rule. C.L.A.S.H. receives no funding from any industry. It survives on the kindness of private citizens who donate their nickels and dimes. It's barely enough to cover the cost of maintaining this web si
NYC C.L.A.S.H.
added Aug 7, 2018 18:28
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BANZHAF: Right-To-Smoke Myth Shattered by HUD's National Smoking Ban -- Public Interest Law Professor John Banzhaf

Not surprisingly, smokers groups - this time even joined by Reason Magazine - continue to insist that such bans are unconstitutional or otherwise illegal, and that there is some kind of right to smoke. For example, in a so far unsuccessful law suit again
MENAFN.com
added Aug 7, 2018 18:23
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[Virginia] Public housing officials enforce federal ban on smoking

Public housing authority executives say their local agencies met or exceeded the nationwide Aug. 1 federal deadline for turning their properties into no-smoking zones. Not everyone is happy about it, they report, but reactions have been mixed. People w
Coalfield.com (The Coalfield Progress, The Dickenson (VA) Star and The Post)
added Aug 7, 2018 18:17
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