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[UK] E-cigarettes emit harmful chemicals, research suggests

Published in the journal Environment Science & Technology, the study found emissions of toxic chemicals escalate as e-cigarettes get hotter with use.... "In some cases we saw aldehyde levels increase 60 per cent between cycles 1 and 9," said co-author an
The Independent (uk)
added Jul 28, 2016 13:30

6 Retail Tobacco Insights From Wells Fargo’s ‘Tobacco Talk’ Survey

Reynolds is the biggest winner in shelf-space allocations; ITG loses ground. / Retailers anticipate negative impact from stricter minimum-age laws / Overarching sentiment on the e-cig category remains largely negative, with the exception of major playe
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 27, 2016 21:44

Two studies raise new e-cigarette concerns

A study by researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has found that emissions from e-cigarettes are not consistent, affected by things like temperature, type, and age of the device. The say their discovery may prove helpful
Consumer Affairs
added Jul 27, 2016 18:44

Bates: “Disinformation from anti-vaping activists more harmful than from tobacco industry”

My greatest concern right now is that many in the tobacco control and public health community are doing what the tobacco industry used to do 30 years ago. I think that misleading people and policy makers by pretending that e-cigarettes are more harmful th
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jul 26, 2016 17:18

22nd Century Group Announces $5.0 Million Registered Direct Offering at Market

entered into an agreement as of July 24, 2016 with one existing institutional investor to receive $5.0 million in gross proceeds in a registered direct offering through the sale of common stock priced at $0.81 per share. The transaction includes 6,172,840
Business Wire
added Jul 25, 2016 15:24

[Asia-pacific, Europe, Malaysia, Poland] Confusion still reigns over e-cigs

th Malaysia expected to table it’s vape laws soon, Sunday Star headed to Warsaw, Poland, for the recent Global Forum on Nicotine 2016, to see what’s happening globally....We spoke to industry reps and NGOs at the Global Forum on Nicotine 2016 held in War
The Star (my)
added Jul 25, 2016 15:18

BAT developing vaping standards

Marina Trani, Head of R&D at Nicoventures (a wholly owned subsidiary of BAT) will tell delegates at the EuroScience Open Forum 2016 (ESOF 2016) on July 26 that standards need to be harmonised in order to promote innovation, according to a BAT press note.
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 22, 2016 18:09

[Australia, UK] MURRAY: Anti-smoking zealots miss vaping benefits

All of this led to one irresistible conclusion in the PHE statement: “There is no circumstance in which it is better for a smoker to continue smoking — a habit that kills one in every two and harms many others.” It’s that message which is unfortunately
West Australian (au)
added Jul 21, 2016 04:27

The Spark for a Big Tobacco Reunion

What is iQOS? ...the technology looks to be a real game-changer for the industry, and [PMI] has that first-mover advantage. The company says it's spent more than $2 billion on research and development of smoking alternatives, as conventional cigarette con
Bloomberg News
added Jul 20, 2016 10:17

They're Far from Harmless, but E-Cigarettes Can Get People off Tobacco / They are undoubtedly harmful but far better than tobacco products

pragmatic health professionals will see the chance to get many smokers to quit smoking tobacco as a big step in the right direction. They are right, too. My father died from lung cancer caused by cigarettes at the age of 63, after nearly half a century of
Scientific American
added Jul 19, 2016 16:16
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