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[Missouri] St. Louis County May Raise Legal Age

St. Louis County--Missouri’s most populated county--is looking to raise the minimum age people can legally buy tobacco products to 21 years old from 18, reported the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Councilman Sam Page was recently scheduled to introduce the le
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Aug 30, 2016 17:29

CHAPMAN: Is nicotine really as safe as e-cigarette supporters make out?

the long-term consequences of inhaling an average of 200 and up to 600 times a day a soup of vaporized flavouring and other chemicals approved for ingestion but not inhalation will not be known for many years.
The Conversation (au)
added Jun 14, 2016 15:30

COHEN: Let Smokers See the Warning They Need

As a recent voting member of the F.D.A.’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee, I reached out to Mitch Zeller...[FDA] has deferred action for too long, and must meet the tobacco companies with the same vigor, audacity and urgency that the indus
New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 18:14

E-Cigarettes May Actually Help People Quit Smoking, Saving Many Lives

Now seven of the top tobacco experts from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have conducted a thorough review of studies on e-cigarettes. The team is asking that regulators be more open-minded in their rules for vaporized nicotine products, like e-ci
Medical Daily
added Apr 27, 2016 18:29

No Drinking, Smoking, or Vaping Under 21 in California if New Law Signed

The bills, which are designed to curb teen smoking and include raising the legal smoking age to 21, have lumped in the use of vaping devices, to the chagrin of the industry. “It’s a bridge too far,” said Gregory Conley, the president of the American Vapi
added Mar 24, 2016 16:29

[Canada] Restricting how vape shops operate will hurt smokers trying to quit, local advocate says

The owner of Ponyboy Vapes in Waterloo and Guelph says new laws that would prevent his customers from trying out devices and e-juices in his stores will hurt those who are trying to quit smoking tobacco cigarettes.
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 14, 2016 15:39

UPDATE: Tobacco Retailer Warning Letters

Warning Letters issued to tobacco retailers for violations observed during a compliance check inspection can be found below. Compliance check inspections of tobacco retailers occur periodically, and are conducted to determine a retail establishment’s com
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 2, 2016 15:36

[Canada] BONOKOSKI: The sleeping dog of contraband cigarettes

So why has the much-ballyhooed enforcement legislation failed so dismally? And why has there been no full-bore in-your-face spot-check program for “contraband enforcement” set up by the Ontario Provincial Police on the few roads in-and-out of most Ontari
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Jan 17, 2016 20:29

Norway under pressure to ban sale of tobacco to adults

the Norwegian Medical Association (NMA) is pressing the government to back its proposal for a ban on tobacco sales to citizens born after the year 2000. Marit Hermansen, the president of the NMA, told Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten that access to cigare
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:26

[California] A Smoking Gun: Cancer-causing chemicals in e-cigarettes (PDF)

Twenty-one of the 24 companies whose products were tested had at least one product that produced high levels of one or both of these chemicals, in violation of California’s consumer protection law, Proposition 65. CEH is taking legal action against th
CEH - Center for Environmental Health
added Sep 2, 2015 21:19
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