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[UK] The vaping laws are changing on May 20 - here's what you need to know

But vapers face getting to grips with a set of new laws which will be enforced later this month alongside new tobacco laws - despite the fact that vaping is believed to be a better option than smoking with some choosing it to help beat their addiction to
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added May 8, 2017 19:08
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[Australia] VIDEO: Federal Court fines e-cigarette sellers over 'misleading claims'

The Federal court has fined three online e-cigarette retailers for making false and misleading claims. Australia's consumer watchdog the ACCC took the action after the businesses suggested their products did not contain harmful carcinogens and toxins. It
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 8, 2017 16:14
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[Australia] E-cigarette companies fined over false claims about toxic chemicals

Australia’s competition regulator has become the first in the world to successfully take legal action against e-cigarette companies for making false and misleading claims about the carcinogens in their products. Federal court Justice John Gilmour ordere
The Guardian (uk)
added May 8, 2017 16:12
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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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JW v HHS Electronic Cigarettes Complaint 0831

Defendant has failed to: (i) produce the requested records or demonstrate that the requested records are lawfully exempt from production; (ii) notify Plaintiff of the scope of any responsive records Defendant intends to produce or withhold and the reas
Judicial Watch
added May 5, 2017 18:23
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[South Africa] New smoke-free e-cigarette launches in SA

Philip Morris International (PMI) has launched its iQOS smoke-free tobacco device in SA, claiming the new e-cigarette technology is a "less harmful alternative for smokers". PMI is the owner of cigarette brands Marlboro and Chesterfield. It says the iQOS
ITWeb (za)
added May 5, 2017 12:56
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Do E-Cigarettes Really Contain Ten Times the Carcinogens of Tobacco Cigarettes?

CLAIM: A Japanese study found electronic cigarettes (popularly called "e-cigs") contain ten times as many carcinogens as tobacco cigarettes. RATING: MOSTLY FALSE
Snopes.com
added May 5, 2017 02:05
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Introducing 22nd Century Group (NYSE MKT: XXII) and Tobacco Harm Reduction…

In independent clinical studies, their very low nicotine (VLN) tobacco has demonstrated remarkable efficacy as a smoking cessation aid. For smokers who are not ready to quit, their high nicotine tobacco lets them produce a cigarette with what they belie
Stock News Watch
added May 4, 2017 15:04
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New Sustainability Report Shows How British American Tobacco is Responding to a Changing World

The report outlines the work of the Group across three strategic focus areas of harm reduction, sustainable agriculture and farmer livelihoods, and corporate behaviour
CSRwire
added May 4, 2017 00:26
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Chest physicians split on pros and cons of e-cigarettes

Patients are asking their chest physicians about using e-cigarettes to quit smoking, but those physicians are divided about whether the products do more harm than good, according to a Yale-led study. The finding demonstrates the need for more research on
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 3, 2017 23:11
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