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Reform FDA’s Deeming Regulations in First 100 Days of Trump Administration

The impact of the FDA's war on vaping will be the loss of more than 10,000 jobs and the elimination from the market of thousands of vapor products that smokers have used to quit. Sign the petition to urge Congress and President Trump to re-examine the i
Americans for Tax Reform
added Dec 3, 2016 02:14
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[Pennsylvania] Wawa Questions Philly Tobacco Proposals

Wawa Inc., which has been aggressively expanding in the Center City area of Philadelphia, said it may stop opening new stores if a series of proposed regulations relating to tobacco retailing are adopted. The Wawa, Pa.-based chain opened its Broad Street
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 3, 2016 02:11
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[Asia-pacific] Duterte pressed to sign smoke-free Philippines EO

THE New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP) appealed Friday to President Rodrigo Duterte to finally fulfill his promise of outlawing smoking in all public places across the country. In a statement, NVAP President Emer Rojas said the promised Execu
Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Dec 2, 2016 23:15
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ARCHIVE: “They’re Going to Die Anyway”: Smoking Shelters at Veterans’ Facilities

Despite strong VA support, the tobacco industry created a public relations–focused grassroots veterans’ opposition group, eventually pushing the US Congress to pass a law requiring smoking areas in every VA health facility. Arguing that it would be unpat
American Journal of Public Health
added Dec 2, 2016 23:04
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Local Tobacco Ordinances: What Retailers Need to Do / How to respond to emerging restrictions at the municipal level

anti-tobacco groups have claimed that their efforts were to protect youth. Now that claim is also being used to support bans on the right of adults...In 2012, NATO started the NATO Local Project, which monitors and helps retailers respond to local tobacco
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:20
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Young People "Take Back the Shelves" and Demand That Pharmacies Stop Selling Tobacco Products

DoSomething.org, a global movement of over 5.5 million young people and truth, the most successful tobacco prevention campaign, have teamed up for Take Back the Shelves, a campaign that asks young people to creatively use social media to demand that pharm
PR Newswire
added Dec 2, 2016 04:27
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AVCA is now officially registered as Charity in New Zealand

Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA) is pleased to announce that we have been approved and are now a registered New Zealand Charity (CC53899). This development will allow us to continue the work we are currently doing and expand upon it to deliver o
Scoop (nz)
added Dec 2, 2016 04:14
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[Canada] Anti-smoking advocates push minister for further tobacco restrictions in Alberta

“We want an across-the-board ban on all flavours, across-the-board protection for all workers from second-hand smoke, and we want the legislation implemented in its entirety,” said Les Hagen, director of the advocacy group Action on Smoking and Health.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:09
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Health nominee Price may find that changing HHS isn't easy

Those hand-held devices that vaporize liquid nicotine could soon come to Price's attention. The electronic cigarette industry will likely push the incoming Trump administration to undo sweeping regulations its predecessor put in place earlier this year.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 30, 2016 06:04
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Duterte urged to sign EO vs public smoking

An anti-tobacco group is urging President Rodrigo Duterte to sign an executive order banning smoking in all public places across the country to fulfill a promise he made. “We appeal to our dear president, who we know is an ardent anti-smoking advocate,
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Nov 29, 2016 21:41
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