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[Vermont] National Conference on “Tobacco Regulatory Science” to Address FDA’s New Comprehensive Plan for Nicotine Regulation

22nd Century...announced...Vermont Center on Behavior and Health’s 5th Annual Conference will focus on Tobacco Regulatory Science and will include the prodigious science surrounding 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine tobacco cigarettes....Zeller’s address c
Business Wire
added Oct 3, 2017 14:31
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Announces Senior Management Changes

“There is no doubt that the greatest contribution PMI can make to society is to replace cigarettes with less harmful alternatives. The changes we are announcing today reflect our desire to best equip, empower and support our organization as we transform
Business Wire
added Sep 28, 2017 15:24
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[North Carolina] BAT ending very-low-nicotine cigarette partnership with 22nd Century

The decision makes 22nd Century, based in Clarence, N.Y., a free agent in the reduced-risk industry sector — a reality it embraced. It has 70 employees at a Mocksville production plant. “The company is free to engage in licensing agreements and strategi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 27, 2017 06:49
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FDA IN BRIEF: FDA issues revised final guidance on tobacco manufacturer registration and product listing requirements as part of the agency’s efforts to provide continued, effective oversight of the newly-regulated tobacco products, including e-cigarette

goal is to ensure that the FDA has the proper scientific and regulatory foundation to efficiently and effectively implement the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. This includes making certain that the FDA is striking an appropriate balance
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 18, 2017 05:16
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EDITORIAL: Cutting nicotine in cigarettes is an intriguing idea

American health advocates remain skeptical. Tobacco companies, whose stock prices plunged at Gottlieb’s announcement, will surely fight back. Yet any proposal with the potential to save millions of lives deserves better than to be summarily snuffed out b
USA Today
added Aug 30, 2017 19:23
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[California] Reynolds gains legal victory in lawsuit addressing e-cig vapor

lawsuit claiming public harm from the content of electronic cigarette vapor....Harris sued Reynolds Vapor in September 2015, claiming the company violated California law by failing to include a potential carcinogen risk, particularly exposure to formaldeh
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 26, 2017 14:48
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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae] Smoke-free GCC? Why a new heat-not-burn cigarette may make smoking less harmful

One of the biggest tobacco companies in the world is hoping to introduce a ‘smoke-free’ cigarette to the GCC that will encourage the region’s four-million smokers to switch to a potentially less harmful product.... to stand for ‘I-Quit-Ordinary-Smoking’,
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Aug 21, 2017 14:32
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GLANTZ: Philip Morris’ claims about IQOS safety are attracting scrutiny

They are bad for health because they release cancer-causing chemicals, and I hope the FDA will not approve them for that important reason. If the FDA does approve the sale of these products, existing smoking bans should be amended to include these produc
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 18, 2017 03:07
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[USA] New cigarettes to hit UK? 'Desperate' plan would make working Brits 'suffer most'

officials from the UK’s Department of Health have confirmed that they have met with regulators [FDA]... Theresa May’s Tory government proposed a “Tobacco Control Plan” last month to achieve a “smoke-free” Britain. In the report, it stated: "Stopping smok
Daily Star (uk)
added Aug 17, 2017 17:23
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E-cigarette Market Size to be Worth USD 44.56 Billion by 2024: Hexa Research

The growth for e-cigarette market is prominently being driven by growing health awareness and environment-friendly usage. Need for the alternative product as a result of rising taxes on traditional cigarettes (tobacco rolled) and its products has been one
PR Newswire
added Aug 8, 2017 15:24
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