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ANPVU launches to give Italian vapers a consumer-led voice

Italy already has several pro-vaping organisations, such as the Italian Federation of Electronic Cigarette Manufacturers (SVAPO) and the Association of Independent Retailers (Anide), but...

Tennessee lawmakers push for higher vaping age

State Senator Jeff Yarbro and fellow Democrat Representative Darren Jernigan tabled the bill in the state House and Senate this week; titled HB1706 in...

Reprieve for EU vapers as tax decision put off for a year

EU holds off on e-cig tax – for now The EU Commission has reviewed the evidence on vaping and decided that, for the moment, it...

New study finds no health risks in 2-year vapers

A new study has provided further evidence that vaping has no harmful implications for health, at least in the short to medium term. Carried...

NNA joins the case against the EU snus ban

Snus is a moist powder tobacco product that is placed under the upper lip for extended periods. It is considered as an effective harm...

More data in favour of the relative safety of HnB products

The COT reviewed PMI’s IQOS and British American Tobacco's iFuse. The evidence gathered by the committee indicated that the products still pose a risk,...

UKVIA calls for TPD repeal, while USA publishes fire statistics

British industry wants TPD scrapped after Brexit; ASH disagree A British vaping industry group has called for the UK to take advantage of Brexit by...

US FDA: Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee Meeting

During a press release in December 2016, Philip Morris International (PMI) had announced that it submitted a Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP), application with...

India: State government of Bihar bans e-cigarettes

A notification pertaining to the ban was issued by the State drug controller (SDC) Ravindra Kumar Sinha, and also distributed to all assistant drug...

Experts write to the FDA about regulating e-liquid flavours

Last month, the FDA together with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) launched this consultation in order to gather feedback on how...
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