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FDA for First Time Orders Major Cigarette Brand Pulled Off the Market, Sending Strong Message to Manufacturers about Complying with 2009 Law

Before the 2009 law, tobacco companies were free to change their products in secret, and no government agency had the information or authority to do anything about it. The FDA now has the authority to stop these harmful tobacco industry actions, and the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 15, 2015 13:51

F.D.A Orders R.J Reynolds to Stop Selling 4 Cigarette Products

These four products were introduced during a grace period set up by the law. R.J.R. applied for so-called “substantial equivalence” status at that time. To be considered “substantially equivalent,” tobacco products must be shown to have the same characte
New York Times
added Sep 15, 2015 13:33

FDA halts sale of four Reynolds tobacco products

a shot-across-the-bow of tobacco manufacturers...a failure to demonstrate that increased yields of harmful or potentially harmful constituents, higher levels of menthol; and/or the addition of new ingredients in the currently marketed not ra
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 15, 2015 11:45

FDA issues orders that will stop further U.S. sale and distribution of four R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company cigarette products

issued orders that will stop the further sale and distribution of four currently marketed R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company cigarette products – including its Camel Crush Bold brand – because the company’s submissions for these products did not meet requireme
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 15, 2015 11:37

FDA halts sales of 4 R.J. Reynolds cigarette brands

The FDA said four brands from R.J. Reynolds failed to show that they don't raise new safety concerns. The brands are Camel Crush Bold, Pall Mall Deep Set, Pall Mall Deep Set Menthol and Vantage Tech 13.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 15, 2015 11:34

Smokeless Tobacco Is Popular Among Athletic High School Students; Athletes Unaware Of Risks, Finds CDC

"[T]he higher smokeless tobacco use among athletes compared with nonathletes suggests athletes might perceive these products as being harmless, socially acceptable, or even a way to enhance athletic performance," they wrote. "Using smokeless tobacco pro
Medical Daily
added Sep 15, 2015 16:22

[Asia, Bangladesh] TOBACCO SCOURGE Still a long way to go before stubbing it out

six in every 10 men aged 15 years and above and three in every 10 women of the same age group use tobacco, whether smoking or smokeless. That's the fourth highest consumption rate in Southeast Asia...different tax structures for different tobacco product
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Sep 12, 2015 20:04

[Massachusetts] Boston mayor signs ban on chewing tobacco at sporting venues

Mayor Marty Walsh on Wednesday signed the ban making Boston the second city after San Francisco to approve a ban on the products, including dip, chew, or snuff. Walsh says the consequences of smokeless tobacco are "real and can be devastating." He says
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 10, 2015 13:43

[Asia, India] Gutkha, pan masala banned in Haryana, says health minister

manufacturing, storage, distribution and sale of gutkha, pan masala, flavoured or scented tobacco and similar products containing tobacco have been completely banned in the state. The minister said that other products containing tobacco available in marke
Hindustan Times (in)
added Sep 10, 2015 13:20

[California] Dodgers OK with city's push to ban smokeless tobacco

“Good. Ban it. Do me a favor,” said Dodgers reliever J.P. Howell, a dedicated tobacco user since his college days. Howell admits he doesn’t have the self-discipline to quit the smokeless habit... The Dodgers issued a release supporting the council’s mot
Orange County (CA) Register
added Sep 10, 2015 09:21
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