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5 things fda should do about juul e-cigarettes

1. Order the removal of certain JUUL flavors 2. Suspend internet sales of JUUL 3. Reverse the decision to delay e-cigarette regulation 4. Prohibit branded merchandise 5. Order the removal of JUUL look-alikes
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 24, 2018 19:53
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juul e-cigarette craze highlights why flavored tobacco products are so dangerous

The groups are also calling on the FDA to take immediate action to address the rising popularity of JUUL among youth. Demands include removing any JUUL flavors, such as the highly popular mango and cool cucumber flavors, which violate FDA rules. Those fl
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 23, 2018 17:14
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THE FDA’S NEW TOBACCO REGULATORY PLAN: What You Need to Know (PDF)

The plan has several facets, some of which have the potential to dramatically decrease the death and disease caused by tobacco products in the U.S., while other aspects of the plan may result in increased harm. The FDA emphasized this plan is one unified
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:43
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TELLING THE PUBLIC HEALTH STORY TO THE FDA (PDF)

the voice of the public health community can be drowned out by the often voluminous comments from those that oppose regulation, like tobacco product manufacturers. This fact sheet is intended to give the public health community an overview of the rulemak
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:42
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GETTING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH TO THE FDA (PDF)

FDA is required to make its rulemaking decisions based on a record comprised of comments submitted by the public...This fact sheet is intended to give scientists and academics in the public health community an overview of the rulemaking process and inform
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:40
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HEFLER: Austria: government chooses tobacco industry interests over citizens’ health

Faced with a clear choice between popular opinion, scientific evidence and the health and wellbeing of its citizens on the one hand, and craven political expediency and subservience to the tobacco industry on the other, the Austrian government chose the
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 23, 2018 02:01
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[China, South Africa] Ensuring a transparent, inclusive, civilian and scientific-oriented World Tobacco Control Conference – statement from Taiwanese delegates

On the last day of the World Conference, we asked the conference secretariat for an explanation and justification of the revocation of Taiwanese delegates’ conference registration.... For what reason(s) were the delegates excluded? 3. Why was this WCTOH
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 23, 2018 01:58
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Containing diffusion: the tobacco industry’s multipronged trade strategy to block tobacco standardised packaging

Governments seeking to implement SP [standardised packaging] need to be prepared to resist and counter the industry’s multipronged trade strategy by avoiding trade diversions, exposing false industry legal and reputational claims, and monitoring third-par
Tobacco Control
added Apr 23, 2018 00:20
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[Asia, China] Retired soldier waging war against litterbugs in Xi'an

he signed up for the civilian service, not realizing at the time that his new adversary would be cigarette butts and that the streets of Xi'an, Shaanxi province, would be his new field of battle. "One day, I bumped into sanitation workers picking up cig
China Daily (cn)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:38
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how tobacco products harm the environment from their manufacture to consumption

The process of growing tobacco, manufacturing tobacco products and delivering them to retailers causes severe and irreversible damage to the environment..."From start to finish, the tobacco life cycle is an overwhelmingly polluting and damaging process,"
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:01
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