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Packaging colour research by tobacco companies: the pack as a product characteristic

Companies use pack colours to manipulate consumers' perceptions of the taste, strength and health impacts of the cigarettes inside the packs, thereby altering their characteristics and effectively creating new products. In countries that do not require s
Tobacco Control
added Jun 3, 2016 17:08

GLANTZ: Tobacco companies consider pack color an “ingredient” that creates “new” products; FDA should learn and reject SE claims

Lauren Lempert and I just published “Packaging colour research by tobacco companies: The pack as a product characteristic” in Tobacco Control. This paper shows that the industry treats pack color as an “ingredient” interchangeably with the contents of t
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 3, 2016 17:06

[Asia-pacific] End of vaping in Hong Kong? Government plans to ban import and sale of e-cigarettes

A bill banning the import and sale of electronic cigarettes will be submitted to the Legislative Council in the next legislative session, a lawmaker revealed after meeting a top health official. Kwok Wai-keung of the Federation of Trade Unions said the pl
South China Morning Post
added Jun 3, 2016 16:56

FDA Deeming Rule: Redline version (PDF) (575pp)

This final rule contains information collection provisions that are subject to review by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:13

GLANTZ: White House ignores science linking flavors and kid use of ecigs and other products; prioritizes business over kids health

Given how many years any new rule takes, the FDA should take the 17 pages OMB deleted from the deeming rule and issue that as a new rule right now. You can read the changes the White House made from what the FDA wanted to do here.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:07

[UK] GAGE: Say Why To Drugs: the smoke and mirrors of tobacco cigarettes

there is still a lot that we don’t know. For example, why do some people find it really easy to quit smoking, while others really struggle? There’s evidence that smoking behavior is partly genetic. Genotype predicts how heavily a smoker will smoke, and ca
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 2, 2016 17:49

white house scrapped fda plan to restrict flavored e-cigarettes

tobacco use off the market until FDA has had the chance to review them. The Obama Administration must act quickly to ban flavored tobacco products – including menthol and especially in deadly combustible tobacco products. They have an obligation to protec
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 2, 2016 15:20

White House Missed Opportunity to Protect Kids by Deleting Provision to Remove Flavored E-Cigarettes and Cigars from the Market

the Administration published a “redline” version of the rule showing changes made by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) after the FDA submitted the rule to OMB for final review. In a key change, OMB deleted a provision that would have r
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:47

White House scrapped FDA plan to restrict flavored e-cigarettes

A White House office deleted language in a recently introduced tobacco regulation that would have removed flavored e-cigarettes from the market until they had been authorized by the [FDA]...The OMB deleted both the FDA's planned policy and the rationale
added Jun 1, 2016 14:55

Could E-Cigarettes Cause Cancer?

The issue lies in the question of whether formaldehyde-releasing agents are being produced. Research has found that when e-cigarettes are used at lower, more realistic voltages, no formaldehyde-releasing agents are detected. The American Vaping Associat
added May 30, 2016 16:13
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