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FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars

Compliance Webinars for Tobacco Manufacturers and Retailers on the Final Rule Extending FDA Authority to All Tobacco Products The FDA has finalized a rule—commonly referred to as the "deeming rule"—extending its authority to all tobacco products, includi
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 18, 2017 22:40
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[UK] Owner of Croydon shisha bars is given huge fine for allowing customers to smoke inside

A Croydon man has been hit with a hefty court bill of more than £8,500 after he allowed customers to smoke the exotic pipes inside three of his Croydon shisha bars. At the start of this month Sohail Khan, proprietor of the Café Havana chain, was found g
Croydon Advertiser (uk)
added Aug 30, 2017 01:34
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[Africa, Ethiopia] Flavoured Hookah Tobacco is Still Tobacco, Only Flavoured

The Directive takes a crucial step by including hookah tobacco in the definition of tobacco products to avoid the usual misunderstanding that mistakes hookah tobacco as categorically different from tobacco products.
Addis Fortune (et)
added Aug 18, 2017 01:46
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[Russia] Medvedev’s healthy lifestyle 2.0: It’s time to say goodbye to vaping and hookah lounges?

The Ministry of Health of Russia is going to ban vapes, hookahs, to dissuade women from abortion, to force everyone to give up smoking and start doing sports – these are the tasks listed in the priority project to develop a healthy lifestyle approved by
Realnoe Vremya (ru)
added Aug 11, 2017 15:56
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[Africa, Ghana] Shisha is harmful, avoid it - FDA warns

The Head of the Tobacco and Substance Abuse Unit of the Food and Drugs Authority, Mrs Olivia Boateng, has stressed that the belief among many young people that ‘shisha’ is not as harmful as cigarette is not true. She said many youngsters claimed that be
GhanaWeb (nl)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:11
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[Asia, Jordan, Mid-east] A law gone up in smoke

the ministries of tourism and health, the Greater Amman Municipality and the Jordan Restaurant Association reached an “agreement” whereby hundreds of restaurants and cafés will no longer be fined for allowing smoking the hubble bubble.
Jordan Times (jo)
added Jul 4, 2017 00:30
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[Asia, Singapore] 2 Arab Street restaurants fined S$12,300 for selling shisha

Two restaurants on Arab Street were fined a total of S$12,300 on Tuesday (Jun 20) for selling shisha without a valid licence, the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said. Rupesh Kumar Singh, the director of Nasrin Restaurant at 58 Arab Street, was fined S$1
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 21, 2017 15:10
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[Asia, India] HOOKAH SMOKING MORE CANCEROUS THAN CIGARETTES, SAYS DAK

President of DAK Dr. Nisar ul Hassan in a statement here said hookah smoke contains higher levels of cancer-causing chemicals than cigarette smoke thus increasing the cancer risk by several fold. Known as “Jajeer”, hookah is a water pipe that has since
B Live News (in)
added Jun 9, 2017 12:33
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Acrolein exposure in hookah smokers and non-smokers exposed to hookah tobacco Secondhand Smoke: Implications for regulating hookah tobacco products

Hookah tobacco smoke is a source of acrolein exposure. Findings support regulating hookah tobacco products including reducing humectants and sugar additives, which are precursors of acrolein under certain pyrolysis conditions. We suggest posting health wa
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 7, 2017 17:41
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Smoking hot: UC study finds heat of hookah pipe the biggest health culprit for smokers

Chemists at the University of Cincinnati find that hookah tobacco heated electronically kills 70 percent more lung cells than traditional charcoal. The study suggests the surprising health culprit could be the heat of the hookah pipe.
EurekAlert
added Apr 4, 2017 20:48
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