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[Asia-pacific, China, Singapore, Taiwan] Colour Run to continue in S'pore

Also, there would be a prescribed gap between the stage and the public, and smoking would be prohibited in the festival area, said the US-based global sports, entertainment and media firm.
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2015 21:53
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Good for warnings, child-resistant packaging

"We're concerned about the bootleggers of these liquids who are selling products without warning labels"... We hope this new law will be disincentive enough to stop it from happening. These toxic liquids are nothing to play with, for children or adults.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 1, 2015 15:35
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FDA mulls restrictions on liquid nicotine

has taken the first step toward potential national standards on child-resistant tobacco packaging, along with establishing warning labels on liquid nicotine used with electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. The FDA is requesting comment, research reports an
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 1, 2015 15:33
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FDA Considering Warning On Liquid Nicotine ($$)

For 60 days, the agency will be collecting data, research, comments and other information to inform this decision, which also extends to so-called novel tobacco products like dissolvables, lotions, gels and drinks. “Recent increases in calls and visits
Law360
added Jul 1, 2015 11:55
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Nicotine Exposure Warnings and Child-Resistant Packaging for Liquid Nicotine, Nicotine- Containing E-Liquid(s), and Other Tobacco Products; Request for Comments (PDF)

seeking comments, data, research results, or other information that may inform regulatory actions FDA might take with respect to nicotine exposure warnings and child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine and nicotine-containing e-liquid(s) that are made
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 30, 2015 18:45
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FDA seeks data on e-cigarettes after surge in poisoning cases

said it is seeking additional data and comments on liquid nicotine as it considers warning the public about the dangers of its exposure amid a rise in electronic cigarette use. The agency has evaluated data and science on the risks, especially to infants
Reuters
added Jun 30, 2015 18:43
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[Ireland] Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking

Two units of fire service from Castlebar attended after being called to the fire at 8.40pm. The blaze had started in a one-bed ward in the hospital and it is understood the room was suffered extensive damage. The general area around the room also suffered
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jun 29, 2015 13:57
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Female Taiwan pool party fireball victim, 20, becomes the first to die from burns after explosion left 500 people seriously injured

stage lighting or cigarettes could have ignited the corn starch. When asked by reporters why people had been allowed to smoke at the event, Color Play Asia's Lu said: 'There were too many people smoking at the scene, there was just no way to stop it.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 29, 2015 12:12
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Woman in Taiwan Dies Days After Being Burned in Water Park Blast

The event organizers said on their Facebook page that they used a mixture of cornstarch and food coloring to make the powder. They prepared as much as three tons of it, which may have been ignited by a cigarette, lighting, sound equipment or another elec
New York Times
added Jun 29, 2015 09:40
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[Asia] VIDEO: Taiwan water park fire likely caused by cigarette butt

More than 400 people remain hospitalized, 200 in serious condition, Taipei police charges against Saturday's party organizer and two technicians for neglect. Police investigators inspect the stage area after an accidental explosion during a music concer
Indian Express
added Jun 29, 2015 09:30
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