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Reactions to Recent FDA Tobacco Announcement

By C. Bosco August 8, 2017 329 Views No comments

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Last week the FDA announced a major shakeup to the agency’s policy on e-cigarettes which includes the de-nicotinization of cigarettes, and a PMTA deadline delay. But what do the experts who follow these events closely truly think? Vaping post got in touch with some renowned harm reduction/vaping advocates in order to find out

Despite Recent FDA Announcement, San Fran Considering Banning Flavored Vapes

By C. Bosco August 3, 2017 240 Views No comments

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Almost 15,000 extra signatures than needed, were gathered for the petition against the flavor ban in san Francisco, and submitted to the local authorities.

FDA Reconsiders Vaping & Nicotine Products Regulations Date

By C. Bosco August 1, 2017 351 Views No comments

FDA press release : PMTA submission deadline moved to 2022. Public health activists and vapers alike today breathe a sigh of relief, as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), just announced a new comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation, under which the much disputed PreMarket Tobacco Applications (PMTA), will be delayed until 2022.

Smoking Rates Continue to Decrease With Growing Vaping Market

By C. Bosco July 27, 2017 350 Views No comments

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“The substantial increase in e-cigarette use among US adult smokers was associated with a statistically significant increase in the smoking cessation rate at the population level”, said the latest study published on BMJ.

New EU Vaping Rules Could Send Vapers Back To Cigarettes

By C. Bosco July 18, 2017 566 Views No comments

Bought a pack of smokes in the UK recently? If so, you'll have noticed that Brits are now being sold cigarettes in an underwhelming mud-brown packaging. This initiative—alongside standardized brand fonts and more extensive health warning labeling—is all part of the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). The directive, which came into effect in May of last year, is a part of the TPD's aim to further reduce tobacco consumption across EU member states, thereby cutting down on those combustion-related diseases that we are forever reminded of on our cigarette boxes.