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FDA Proposes Extending Tobacco Authority To E-Cigarettes

FDA Proposes Extending Tobacco Authority To E-Cigarettes

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As the debate rages on over whether electronic cigarettes are a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes or a gateway to them, the Food and Drug Administration unveiled new regulations...

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2014-04-24 23:02:39

On the heels of today’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed rules for electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, 46 states already have proposed or enacted legislation related to e-cigarettes, according to data found on WestlawNext®, the leading online legal research service. EAGAN, Minn. (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 On the heels of today’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed rules for electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, 46 states already have...

2014-04-24 23:01:17

The Food and Drug Administration Thursday proposed establishing the first federal regulations on electronic cigarettes, banning sales to minors and requiring FDA approval of the products. Electronic cigarette makers would be required to disclose the chemicals used in the nicotine delivery devices – which replace cigarette smoke with vapor – and note on product labels that nicotine can be addictive. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The Food and Drug Administration Thursday proposed...

2014-04-24 16:31:20

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Food and Drug Administration moved to establish new regulatory authority over pipe tobacco in the U.S., the Pipe Tobacco Council said today they planned to work closely with FDA to make sure critical issues are understood and highlighted in the process. Representing pipe tobacco manufacturers, importers, distributors and other suppliers, PTC officials said the main concern of the traditional American pipe tobacco community is "that we...

2014-04-24 16:29:46

TORONTO, April 24, 2014 /CNW/ - 180 Smoke, a crowd-sourced Canadian electronic cigarette company, announced today the release of a free 3D printable adapter that allows users to convert a traditional hookah/shisha into a cleaner electronic version. The adapter is placed on top of a hookah, replacing the ceramic bowl, and allows for the insertion of standard electronic cigarettes. 180 Smoke is the first company to conceive this type of adapter. "Hookahs play a significant role in...

2014-04-24 12:31:40

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Electronic Cigarette Industry Group (ECIG) today thanked the FDA for releasing its long awaited deeming regulation. In response to the proposed rules, ECIG President and CEO Eric Criss observed, "It will take some time to analyze the potential impact of these proposed rules in a meaningful way. However, it is our long-held position that common sense regulation should restrict underage access while treating electronic cigarettes...

2014-04-24 12:30:33

ARLINGTON, Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its proposed rules on the regulation of e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, hookahs (water pipes), nicotine gels, and certain dissolvables that are not smokeless tobacco. This is an important step in the process of regulating tobacco products currently free of regulation. The FDA currently regulates cigarettes, cigarette tobacco, roll-your-own tobacco, and smokeless...

2014-04-24 12:29:30

Agency Must Now Quickly Finalize Proposed Rule and Take Further Action to Stop Marketing and Flavors that Entice Kids WASHINGTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO Three years after first announcing plans to do so, the Food and Drug Administration today has finally issued a proposed rule to begin regulating electronic cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco...

2014-04-23 23:15:55

Smoke Deter, an over-the-counter product that helps people stop smoking, receives a best-in-class 5-star rating from TopConsumerReviews.com. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded their highest five-star rating to Smoke Deter, an industry leader in stop smoking products. “We’re very pleased to receive TopConsumerReviews.com’s highest rating,” Warren Brite, Sales Manager at Market Health. “Everyone at our company is mindful of the...

2014-04-23 16:30:49

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xnwcx9/global_electronic) has announced the addition of the "Global Electronic Cigarettes Market - Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xnwcx9/global_electronic ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This comprehensive report on electronic cigarettes market includes...

2014-04-23 12:36:12

EDINBURGH, Scotland, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry Innovators Champion Responsible Marketing with New Creative JAC Vapour, the UK's leading high quality e-cigarette brand, has announced the launch of its first major advertising campaign, which will be rolled out across London and Edinburgh over the next 2 months. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140423/683410 ) The innovative campaign will position the brand's e-cigarettes...