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[Europe] BRILL: Winning the war on tobacco

Given that a core objective of the European Commission Tobacco Products Directive is to ensure "a high level of health protection for European citizens", the proper tax to levy on e-cigarettes should be self-evident: none.
The New Nation (bd)
added May 14, 2017 20:03
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[District of Columbia] Risks, Benefits of Vaping Debated at U.S. E-Cig Summit / Still no expert consensus on health impacts

Anti-smoking advocates, tobacco researchers, and representatives from the cigarette and vaping industries met to discuss, among other topics, the current research exploring the risks and benefits of e-cigarettes, FDA regulation over the e-cigarette indus
MedPage Today
added May 15, 2017 15:28
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MINTON: How FDA Commissioner Gottlieb Can Save E-Cigarettes and Lives

Though the Trump administration delayed Obama-era regulations on electronic cigarettes, without swift action from the newly-minted FDA commissioner, consumers will lose a demonstrably safer alternative to cigarettes and be left with no alternative to thei
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added May 13, 2017 01:42
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[UK] Local retailers reminded of new e-cigarette rules

Cumbria County Council say they are becoming more popular as they are considered a "safer" alternative to smoking, with specialist 'vaping bars' opening across the county. The new requirements, upheld by the Cumbria Trading Standards, include: Health in
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added May 13, 2017 01:42
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[Asia, India] IIT Roorkee startup's 'PuFF' is making smoking 50% less harmful without affect

PuFF, a graphene based filter attachable to all cigarettes Today, the start-up has a product PuFF, a graphene based filter attachable to all cigarettes which reduces the toxic chemicals in cigarette smoke by 50% without affecting the user experience of
Business Insider
added May 11, 2017 19:26
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[New York, Washington] Vape Shops Want to Do Good, but Fear F.D.A. Won’t Let Them Do Well

For many vape store owners, it’s not just a business but a mission, a way to help others stop smoking, as they have. Yet the looming F.D.A. deadline has upended the industry and left many business operators frustrated and confused. Kim Thompson has owne
New York Times
added May 10, 2017 16:21
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WADE: Fierce debates dominate D.C.’s first E-Cigarette Summit

I will not soon forget the cheers and boos in the crowd as people stood up to state their opinions and present their research at the first E-Cigarette Summit here in Washington. A running theme of this conference came down to the existential question: ar
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added May 10, 2017 16:53
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[North Carolina] 22nd Century Raises 2017 Revenue Projection to $16Million – Another Record Year

the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, NASCO Products, recently entered into substantial new manufacturing agreements for the production of filtered cigars and other tobacco products. The products to be manufactured by 22nd Century as a result of these ex
Business Wire
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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NITZKIN: Trump's FDA nominee faces steep climb to reform tobacco regulation

FDA considers smoking to be a disease, not a behavior. We need effective FDA regulation of all tobacco-related products to protect consumers...we have a system designed to keep new products off the market and to prevent anyone from claiming reduced risk
The Hill
added May 9, 2017 16:03
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[UK-Scotland] Sheila Duffy: No smoke without fire in the battle to live better without crutch of cigarettes

This thinking forms the basis of the new IMPACT guidance ASH Scotland has produced for community-based mental health services. If a client is interested in talking about their smoking we recommend the AID approach – Ask, Inform, Discuss – and our guidan
The Scotsman (uk)
added May 9, 2017 14:03
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