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UL Certifies First Electronic Cigarette to UL 8139 Standard

UL...announced today that Joyetech, a global manufacturer of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers, is the first organization to certify to UL 8139, a safety Standard that evaluates the electrical and battery systems of vaping devices and electronic cigare
PR Newswire
added Oct 15, 2018 23:48
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[UK] INVESTIGATION Vaping brands ‘target children’

The £1bn vaping industry in Britain is today exposed for using cartoon characters and images of sweets, popcorn and ice cream to market nicotine products that can hook children into addiction. A Sunday Times investigation reveals that vaping manufacturer
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 19:42
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[UK] Britain's £1bn vaping industry 'is targeting children' with cartoon character packaging and flavours that resemble fizzy drinks and sweets

Website Ubervape advertises Tuck Shop products next to a picture of sweets spilling out of a jar while five brightly coloured bottles are presented under a banner reading 'scrumdiddlyumptious'. The product listing for the Tutti Frutti e-liquid says: 'Di
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 19:32
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[Mexico] Cokes, smokes and clicks: How Oxxo corner stores are cashing in on Mexican e-commerce

But Oxxo must ensure that its e-commerce experiments do not clog registers and undermine its core business of selling Cokes and smokes, says Mexico fintech consultant Gabriela Zapata. “For the person behind you who just wants a quick pack of cigarettes,
Reuters
added Oct 12, 2018 18:13
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[New York] LETTER: Quitline website revamped

The North Country Healthy Heart Network...One of our favorite tobacco-cessation resources is the New York State Smokers’ Quitline, which recently introduced a revamped, enhanced website: www.nysmokefree.com. The new website includes an online newsroom fo
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Oct 12, 2018 15:39
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Consumers confused over harmfulness of HNB cigarettes

According to a survey by local pollster Realmeter, 69 percent of the HNB cigarette smokers and 73 percent of conventional cigarette smokers said that the government’s announcement has only caused more confusion. Even 65 percent of non-smokers responded t
The Investor (kr)
added Oct 12, 2018 14:38
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GLANTZ: PMI’s IQOS is not as new (or as safe) as PMI would like you to think

They used previously secret tobacco industry documents to examine Accord, an earlier version of IQOS that Philip Morris marketed without success between 1998 at 2006. In contrast to IQOS, PM scientists and executives consistently stated that Accord reduc
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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Revolution or redux? Assessing IQOS through a precursor product [FREE FULL TEXT]

IQOS appears to be a variant of Accord without consistent improvements in exposure to aerosol toxic compounds. In contrast to PM’s past claims for Accord, PMI now claims in its MRTP application that IQOS reduces health risk. This shift in stance is likely
Tobacco Control
added Oct 11, 2018 17:56
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Pre-Filled Pods

This fall, blu is offering myblu INTENSE Nicotine Salt Liquidpods—a line of pre-filled pods that offer the benefits of an e-cig with the satisfaction of a traditional cigarette—in retailers across the country. myblu INTENSE are pre-filled pods made for t
Convenience Store Decisions
added Oct 9, 2018 19:24
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[South Africa] Giving up smoking: How millions choose vaping as an alternative

“Smokingthings” is a website dedicated to providing you with products that care about the health of your lungs – well, that is if you consider vaping to be better than smoking. They have the most assorted and preferential vaping products on the planet. Y
TheSouthAfrican.com (za)
added Oct 9, 2018 18:30
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