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FDA plans to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels

aim to tackle ‘devastating addiction crisis’ and reduce deaths... Due to issues relating to the first amendment and freedom of speech, bans on advertising and the introduction of standardised packaging are not possible in the US.
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:52
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F.D.A. Delays Rules That Would Have Limited E-Cigarettes on Market

will redouble its efforts to protect children from products that contain nicotine, including e-cigarettes, and will pursue regulations of flavored tobacco products designed to appeal to them. E-cigarettes come in many fruit and alcohol flavorings to appea
New York Times
added Jul 29, 2017 13:41
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Trash ’em if you’ve got ’em: Trump's FDA steps up to curb nicotine in cigarettes

A Presidential administration that’s shown precious little penchant for using federal regulations to protect health and safety just took a strong swipe at a major killer. Stop and say thanks to the Food and Drug Administration under Commissioner Scott Go
New York Daily News
added Jul 29, 2017 13:13
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[Oregon] MERKLEY STATEMENT ON FDA DELAY OF E-CIGARETTE REGULATIONS

we were hoping to hear a strong plan from the FDA today. “Unfortunately, the FDA instead announced that it will allow e-cigarette products, largely aimed at children, to remain on the market for five more years with very little regulation. “According t
US Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:44
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FDA’s move to lower nicotine and examine flavoring a promising step, but Deeming Rule delay disappointing, says American Heart Association

We are also concerned that the FDA has raised the possibility of exempting premium cigars in the future. Tobacco in any form presents risk. That’s why we have advocated for – and will continue to insist – that FDA oversight of all tobacco products is abs
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:42
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VIDEO: FDA Announces Regulatory Plan to Shift Trajectory of Tobacco-related Disease and Death

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., announced a comprehensive regulatory plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation that will serve as a multi-year roadmap to better protect kids and significantly reduce tobacco-related disease and death, including purs
You Tube
added Aug 1, 2017 00:39
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FDA Seeks the ‘Right Balance’ With New Tobacco Plan

Gottlieb...envisions “a world where cigarettes would no longer create or sustain addiction, and where adults who still need or want nicotine could get it from alternative and less harmful sources.” That, he said, is the “cornerstone” of the FDA’s new effo
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 30, 2017 12:41
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[Europe] Tobacco shares nosedive on FDA regulation warning

Neil Wilson of ETX Capital said it was "hard to overstate" what falling numbers of addicts and less frequent smoking could mean for corporate revenues. "This will blow a hole in their earnings and forces a fundamental re-evaluation of earnings," he said
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 30, 2017 12:41
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Feds give big tobacco new headache as California taxes proving hazardous to cigarette sales

Big Tobacco is feeling the sting not only from federal action but also from California tripling cigarette taxes in April, with some retailers indicating cigarette purchases are down as much as 50 percent. On the federal front, the U.S. Food and Drug Admi
CNBC
added Jul 30, 2017 12:04
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FDA Wants Nonaddictive Amounts Of Nicotine In Cigarettes ($$)

said it will be asking for public comments about decreasing nicotine levels in cigarettes and other tobacco products to a nonaddictive level and whether there will be negative effects of doing so. The FDA will release an advanced notice of proposed rulema
Law360
added Jul 30, 2017 11:37
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