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Vaping advocates cheer FDA's change of heart

“We all did it!! The FDA has backed down!” read a tweet from the e-cigarette advocacy group A Billion Lives. “Congrats to all who will now live longer & keep their jobs/businesses.” Gregory Conley, president of the American Vaping Association, said the
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 29, 2017 13:24
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Can Big Tobacco Really Quit Cigarettes?

“This was a big surprise and will make it imperative that domestic tobacco companies strive to develop innovative, safer products,” said Jack Russo, an analyst at Edward Jones & Co. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration dropped the bombshell on Friday,
Bloomberg News
added Jul 29, 2017 13:22
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CHON: A Rare Victory for Science in an F.D.A. Move

It is a marked departure from the White House’s rejection of evidence on climate change and its stated zeal for deregulation... The Food and Drug Administration is turning out to be the odd agency defying corporate interests.
New York Times
added Jul 29, 2017 13:10
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FDA Seeks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes to Nonaddictive Levels ($$)

Tobacco company shares tumble on move
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 28, 2017 20:54
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FDA unveils plan for major changes to tobacco product regulations

The FDA's proposed changes include an element that could have a major impact on 22nd Century Group Inc., which makes very-low nicotine traditional cigarette products at a plant in Mocksville. The agency said it will conduct a public dialogue about lower
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2017 20:52
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FDA looks to cut cigarette nicotine in blow to tobacco industry

plans to explore regulating the level of nicotine in conventional cigarettes, a radical step that would reshape the $130 billion American tobacco industry and, potentially, encourage millions of people quit smoking. The move, announced Friday, would repr
Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Jul 28, 2017 20:39
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Tobacco Stocks Go Up in Smoke After FDA Issues Plan to Curb Tobacco-Related Deaths

By Friday's close, Altria Group Inc (MO) stock sank 9.6%, British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) 7.2% and Vector Group Ltd (VGR) 4.7%. An outlier in its industry Friday, Philip Morris Int'l (PM) stock gained just slightly to close up 0.27%, a move Wells Far
thestreet.com
added Jul 28, 2017 20:37
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The new FDA plan for regulating cigarettes echoes a tobacco industry idea from the 1950s

A British American Tobacco company report stated in 1959 that “to reduce the nicotine per cigarette as much as possible and thus satisfy the trend of consumer demand…might end in destroying the nicotine habit in a large number of consumers and prevent it
Quartz
added Jul 28, 2017 20:33
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FDA DELAYS SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR CIGAR APPROVAL TO 2021

It’s a three-year delay only to the approval deadline for substantial equivalence, a process by which manufacturers would submit for product approval based on reports that the cigar in question is substantially equivalent in its threat to public health,
HalfWheel
added Jul 28, 2017 20:30
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How the FDA is trying to reinvent cigarettes to make them less addictive

Here are some questions we are able to answer: What tobacco products are affected? The FDA seeks to reduce nicotine levels specifically in “combustible cigarettes” and said it will also look at the impact of menthol and other flavor additives on smoking
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 28, 2017 20:29
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