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Can tobacco clean up its act?

Emerging tobacco products have cleaner chemistry than cigarettes but regulators remain leery of their benefit—and the companies developing them... But PMI’s data are meant to do more than build trust with the public. They may also help PMI secure FDA app
American Chemical Society
added Mar 29, 2017 19:31
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish Match to challenge EU snus ban in UK court

said the firm filed a claim form in Britain on Friday, calling on the court to ask the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to revisit the legal grounds of the ban. "We are asking the UK court to make a reference to the European Court of Justice on the validi
Reuters
added Jul 1, 2016 20:00
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HAAR: Blog: Did Mitch Zeller Just Show His True Colors?

what really struck me were Zeller’s comments in the FDA’s media briefing on the deeming regs. Gone were the requests to find a common goal in harm reduction that Zeller touted mere weeks earlier at the NATO Show. Instead of building a bridge between vap
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 11, 2016 02:46
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GLANTZ: FDA request for public comment on Swedish Match's amended application to promote snus as reduced risk a joke

The FDA has, however, redacted the amendments so extensively for “trade secrets and confidential commercial information” that there is nothing of substance remaining upon which for the public to make an informed comment. The law allows the FDA to waive
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 17, 2015 09:54
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Swedish Company Asks F.D.A. to Remove Warnings From Smokeless Tobacco Product

It could also reshape American tobacco regulation, tilting it away from requiring the maximum warnings for every product toward a principle of reducing harm. In other words, proponents of this strategy say, smokeless tobacco like snus may not be good for
New York Times
added Apr 8, 2015 14:06
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STIER: Calling for a Different Approach to Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation | Somewhat Reasonable

FDA should follow that science and apply already existing common sense regulations by swiftly approving Swedish Match’s application...As far as public health is concerned, the more non-cigarette options available, the better.
Heartland Institute
added Aug 25, 2014 19:18
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[North Carolina] Snus manufacturer wants 'less harmless' status

Swedish Match said it has submitted eight styles of its General snus brand as a modified risk tobacco product in an application that contains more than 100,000 pages. The styles are available in more than 20,000 U.S. retail outlets.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 17, 2014 15:42
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[Europe, Malta] NEW EVIDENCE APPEARS TO VINDICATE JOHN DALLI DELAYING TACTICS CLAIM

New evidence published by The Observer in the UK this week appears to vindicate claims made by Malta’s ousted European Commissioner John Dalli. Mr Dalli argues that his efforts to introduce the new legislation, which stood to cost the powerful tobacco i
Malta Independent (mt)
added Sep 15, 2013 21:04
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[Europe, UK] Johan Gabrielsson

In 2011, Swedish Match recruited Gabrielsson through PR firm Kreab Gavin Anderson, employing him specifically to lobby the European Commission in Brussels on the revision of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), in particular the EU ban on snus. In a 201
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 12:04
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[Europe] Dalli: pursuing in court those responsible [EXCLUSIVE]

I will proceed with the cases that I had already instituted last December in the Belgian Criminal Court, a case for defamation against Swedish Match for maliciously spreading fabricated information, and another in the European Court of Justice in Luxembo
New Europe
added Jun 10, 2013 23:48
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