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British politicians push for more vaping

UK parliamentary report blows hole in anti-vaping arguments A new report by the British parliament’s Science and Technology Committee puts the UK government under even...

Florida Pairs a Vaping Ban with an Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling Legislation

Proposal 6004 would amend Section 7 of Article II of the State Constitution to prohibit the drilling for exploration and extraction of oil and...

Farsalinos Submits Study to FDA in Response to Flavours ANPRM

Last December, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) pertaining to e-liquid flavours, in order to...

The Dangers Lurking Behind South Africa’s E-Cig Bill

The proposed tobacco and e-cigarette regulation bill had initiated a public commentary period that expired on the 9th of August. Renowned tobacco harm reduction...

Senator Dick Durbin Using Lies to Promote SAFE Kids Act

Chicago ABC Channel 7 News shared a brief clip on their website, reporting on how Senator Dick Durbin announced that he was going after...

Beverly Hills, CA Bans Flavors

The ban will take place three months and 30 days after the second reading of the ordinance, anticipated to be August 21st. The ordinance...

CDC Study: E-Cigarette Vapour Does NOT Contain Toxic Formaldehyde

The false claims saying that secondhand vapour contains toxic levels of formaldehyde, started as a result of a paper published in January 2015, in...

Researchers Compare the Biological Impact of Smoke and Vapour

The study titled, Systems toxicology meta-analysis of in vitro assessment studies: biological impact of a candidate modified-risk tobacco product aerosol compared with cigarette smoke...

Vaping bans continue to spread as politicians ignore harm reduction

South African advocates protest against vaping crackdown The Vapour Products Association of South Africa has strongly criticised their government’s new Tobacco Bill, warning that it’s...

FDA Announces Steps Aimed at Facilitating E-Cig Innovation

The piece called Advancing Tobacco Regulation to Protect Children and Families: Updates and New Initiatives from the FDA on the Anniversary of the Tobacco...
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