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EU consultation on revision of Tobacco Tax

Excise duties for tobacco products are mainly regulated through Directive 2011/64/EU. This Directive denotes the product categories, structure and minimum rates for excise duties...

Ireland: Government wonder if taxing Ecigs is pertinent

€8.3 million could be raised from e-liquids Irish Department of Finance is proposing a taxation of 50 cents per 10 ml of e-liquid, what could...

Clive Bates: “Disinformation from anti-vaping activists more harmful than from tobacco...

  The Vaping Post: End of April, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) published a report on e-cigarette that received a large coverage by the...

Vaping should be supported at work places insists the PHE

The PHE is urging bosses to provide vapers with extra break times, as vaping delivers a lower amount of nicotine than smoking, therefore they...

An appeal to base vaping policies on health prevention

“IDHDP is a global network of medical doctors that supports drug policies based on the health of individuals and society.” The organization encourages medical...

EU: Creation of an international Scientific Committee in support of electronic...

The Lega Italiana Anti-Fumo (LIAF) where the Prof Riccardo Polosa is Chief Scientific Advisor, announced today the creation of an international Scientific Committee in support of...

Vaping in public places: Public Health England’s guidance

A 15 page document entitled "Use of e-cigarettes in public places and workplaces" has been issued by the PHE on Wednesday July 6, to...

France: SOVAPE, supporting vaping as an alternative to smoking

To sustain the undeniable success of the Sommet de la vape (vaping Summit, inspired by the London e-cig Summits), Jacques LE HOUEZEC (initiator of...

Australia: Senate Committee recommends ecigs on prescription only

On 25 June 2015, the Australian Senate referred to the Senate Economics References Committee composed of 7 Senators an inquiry into economic and social impact...

FDA’s deeming regulations: Public health in jeopardy

Smoking kills a bit less than half a million Americans each year, equivalent to the total amount US GIs dead during WWII, a truth that cannot be ignored by...
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