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Should e-cigarettes be exempt from FDA rules? A House panel says yes

The legislation approved Wednesday by the Republican-controlled Appropriations Committee would prevent the FDA from requiring retroactive safety reviews of e-cigarettes already on the market. It would exempt some premium and large cigars from those same r
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 13, 2017 00:57
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House Appropriations Bill Helps Tobacco Companies Target Kids with Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes and Cigars

These special-interest provisions would greatly weaken [FDA] oversight of e-cigarettes and cigars now on the market and completely exempt some cigars from FDA oversight. These provisions would make it much harder for the FDA to protect kids from the huge
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 13, 2017 00:44
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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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[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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[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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[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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[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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[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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[New Zealand] E-Liquid Manufacturer Exceeds Minimum Production Standards

With the Government announcing its intention to legalise the sale of nicotine e-cigarettes and nicotine e-liquids, NZVAPOR has jumped ahead of the market by developing an ISO approved clean-room laboratory for manufacturing nicotine e-liquids in New Zeal
Scoop (nz)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:14
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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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