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Tobacco industry investment in electronic nicotine delivery devices: an evolving strategy

(BAT) decision to divest its interests in its Voke inhaler and e-Voke, the first electronic nicotine delivery (END) system to receive a medical licence, offers potentially important insights into the evolving strategies of the tobacco industry in this em
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added May 9, 2018 14:20
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Pakistan’s Auditor General initiates special audit of MNCs in tobacco sector

the special audit of MNCs will analyse the production of tobacco manufacturing industry and rate of tax collection from the tobacco sector. They said tax collection has witnessed decline while production went up 100 per cent in recently. Moreover, the aud
Pakistan Today (pk)
added May 9, 2018 14:16
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[Australia] Big tobacco’s big little lies on Twitter

Christina Watts, Becky Freeman and Marita Hefler identify some of the promotional tactics being used by tobacco companies and provide some examples of how these companies are using Twitter to give a misleading picture of their activities and potentially
Croakey (au)
added May 9, 2018 03:40
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[Australia] Think you've got plenty of time to quit smoking? Think again: Hundreds of people as young as 30 are dying due to cigarettes

Smoking is killing people as young as 30, a new analysis from the Victorian Health Department shows. In 2011 smoking killed 24 Victorians in their 30s and 155 in their 40s... 'We're seeing tobacco companies using underhand tactics to make smoking hip ag
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 9, 2018 02:34
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF FOR APPELLEES (PDF)

The Tobacco Control Act “automatically subjects deemed products to the statutory requirements for ‘tobacco products’ in chapter IX of the [FDCA],” including the requirement of premarket review for new tobacco products.... The prohibition on the distributi
Amazon CloudFront
added May 8, 2018 23:36
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E-Liquids Misleadingly Labeled or Advertised as Food Products

FDA and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued warning letters to companies that misleadingly labeled or advertised nicotine-containing e-liquids as kid friendly food products such as juice boxes, candies, and cookies. E-liquids are dangerous for chil
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 8, 2018 18:22
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[UK, USA] E-Cigarette products made to look like sweets are being marketed at children, experts warn

They have raised concerns about refillable ‘e-liquids’ that are sold separately from the inhaler devices. One brand of liquid, Candy King Sour, looks similar to packs of Trolli or Sour Patch gummy sweets. Another, Juice Box, looks like a carton of appl
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 8, 2018 15:30
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Scott Pruitt's Secret Science Plan Was Developed to Defend Tobacco and It Could Be Coming for Clean Air Rules

In early 1998, lobbying and PR company Powell Tate was busy with a strategy to protect its tobacco industry clients from health and safety regulations. Costing roughly $200,000, the plan was called “Secret Science” and would be a public affairs campaign
DeSmogBlog
added May 7, 2018 22:09
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NETHERLANDS WITHDRAWS FROM INTERNATIONAL CIGARETTE ADVICE COMMITTEE: REPORT

gives the tobacco industry advice on measuring nicotine, tar and carbon monoxide in their products, according to newspaper Trouw... eight of the 10 members in the Dutch committee come from the tobacco industry. Due to the massive influence the tobacco in
NL Times (nl)
added May 7, 2018 19:10
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JUUL Labs Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Combat Underage Use

Building on its existing youth prevention and education programs, JUUL Labs today announced it will take additional decisive action by actively supporting state and federal initiatives to raise the minimum age to 21+ to purchase tobacco products as part o
Juul Labs/Juul Vapor
added May 7, 2018 18:50
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