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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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GLANTZ: E-cigarettes and cancer: If you ask the wrong question you get the wrong answer

cardiovascular and metabolic disease and non-cancer pulmonary disease. The evidence to date suggests that e-cigarettes pose substantial risks for these outcomes, particularly because of the ultrafine particles they deliver. The important question that n
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 6, 2017 15:07
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[Africa, South Africa, UK] No scientific credibility to claim that vaping is 95% safer than traditional cigarettes

South Africa’s advertising watchdog ordered electronic cigarette seller Twisp to pull a radio ad saying its products are “95% safer than smoking”. Yet the claim still appears on its website. It’s also on the website of a Twisp competitor, Vaperite. Both
Africa Check
added Jul 12, 2017 03:22
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PMI’S REDUCED-RISK PRODUCT PORTFOLIO AT THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NICOTINE TECHNOLOGY

(ISoNTech) opened the three-day 2017 edition of GFN. A series of seven presentations from across the industry accompanied the exhibiting of novel nicotine delivery systems. During the session, Dr Thomas McGrath, Manager Reduced-Risk Products, introduced
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jun 21, 2017 17:56
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RESPONDING TO A CHANGING WORLD Sustainability Report 2016 (PDF)

we also see substantial growth opportunities in new types of tobacco and nicotine alternatives, which we call Next Generation Products, and are making significant progress in the commercialisation and development of a range of products which offer co
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added May 10, 2017 04:26
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[UK] Large national survey finds 2.9 million people now vape in Britain: For the first time over half don’t smoke

an estimated 2.9 million adults in Great Britain currently use electronic cigarettes. For the first time ever, the survey finds more ex-smokers (1.5 million) who use e-cigarettes than current smokers and the main reason people offered for their use of e-
ASH London (uk)
added May 8, 2017 21:08
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FAIRCHILD/BAYER: The shadow of Big Tobacco looms over e-cigarettes and harm reduction

The value of using e-cigarettes as a harm reduction strategy will be a focus of the inaugural US E-Cigarette Summit on Monday. Rejecting e-cigarettes because the tobacco industry will profit from them has the virtue of being uncompromising. But it also m
statnews.com
added May 8, 2017 14:33
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FDA Nominee Goes One Step Further

In a 14-9 vote, the Senate committee moved Gottlieb’s confirmation to its final stage... During his Senate hearings, Gottlieb chimed in on the electronic-cigarette debate but held off judgment on one of the product’s most disputed elements: flavor bans.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 1, 2017 16:55
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Will House Bill Save Vaping?

The bill adds momentum to a series of legal and legislative efforts to derail or at least soften the effects of the FDA rule, according to Reuters, although it is unclear how much support Hunter’s bill will garner. President Donald Trump’s nominee to he
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 27, 2017 13:43
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[New York] Smoking is going to get a lot more expensive

“It will accelerate a couple of trends that are disconcerting,” said Jeff Lenard, spokesman for the National Association of Convenience Stores. “One is creating a price disparity where it is more attractive to purchase cigarettes from ­nonlegal means, wh
New York Post
added Apr 20, 2017 19:04
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