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The motion to legalize vaping products in NZ has been revoked

Selling e-cigarettes to vape nicotine containing e-liquid, even if to be used as a smoking cessation tool has been illegal, however a public dialogue...

NZ : appeal to authorities to review certain vape laws as...

New Zealand is quite progressive in terms of smoking reduction campaigns, with its Health Minister being renowned for putting forward a proposal to legalize...

Good news for Kiwi vapers, but hope is fading fast in...

New Zealand considers lifting nicotine ban in surprise move New Zealand vapers are on the brink of a dramatic victory as the country’s Ministry of...

New Zealand: Health Minister proposes legalizing e-liquid nicotine

New Zealand Associate Health Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-liga has released a consultation document on August 2, 2016, which proposes change to the legal status...

New-Zealand: Vaping rush consecutive to cigarette tax increase

The New Zealand Herald reports a rush into vaping products. A Northland retailer declares: "I'm astounded at how many people are buying them, and at...

New Zealand celebrates World Smokefree Day while promoting Ecig ban lift

Internationally, World Smokefree Day is known as World No Tobacco Day, and is celebrated annually on 31 May. "They may well take a case against...

NZ: A Smart Ecig in support of pioneering behavioural science

Leaded by Pr Janet Hoek from the University of Otago, a study will exploit Bluetooth technology on Android and iOS mobile devices and a smart electronic...

New Zealand: Scientists put forward ecigs as a harm reduction perspective

For smokers, cigarette smoke is far from being comparable with other forms of nicotine delivery, including patches, lozenges, gums and other nasal or mouth...

New Zealand: Tax increase seen as a “backbone”measure for tobacco control

The Aotearoan Parliament consulted tobacco control specialists, on February 10, 2016,  among which Pr Murray Laugesen (Health New Zealand Ltd), Zoe Hawke (National Maori Tobacco Control...

New Zealand: The Very Low Nicotine Cigarette (VLNC) versus the e-cigarette

Tobacco use remains the single biggest cause of preventable morbidity and mortality in New Zealand. Along with many other organisations, New Zealand Health Promotion...
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