Tuesday, June 19, 2018
  • Snus – NNA wins first round of legal challenge

    Fresh from its significant intervention in the case of Brexit v Common Sense, the UK’s legal system provided a massive boost to consumer choice 26 Jan. The High Court in the UK announced that it will allow the existing ban on the smoking substitute Snus to be referred to the European Court of Justice. Professor…

  • TV expose spruiks vaping

    The contradiction inherent in Australia’s decision to prop up smoking at the expense of new nicotine products was aired on national TV when 60 Minutes looked at the argument between local and international regulation. [for the vaping segment, click here] The Therapeutic Goods Administration recently decided against allowing the use of nicotine for vaping, and…

  • NZ Beats Australia – Again

    New Zealand will regulate for full retail adult availability of new nicotine products. Bowing to public demand – and acknowledging it as the driver for change – the government is going ahead with legalising vaping despite the proximity of a general election later this year. In a statement, Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner (right) today…

  • E-Cigarette Regulation Can Reduce Illness & Death, Harm Reduction Expert Claims

    MAKATI CITY – Appropriate regulation of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or “vapes”) can help prevent serious sickness in and the premature death of millions of cigarette smokers in the Philippines, according to a leading expert on tobacco harm reduction and e-cigarettes. Dr. Farsalinos urged the Philippine government to create a regulatory framework for e-cigarettes that is…

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Aussies want vapes, e-cigs legalised: poll https://t.co/d7D5jCgbmf via @SBSNews
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PHILIPPINES: Representatives urge the DOH to promote harm reduction measures https://t.co/k3OiQPvGNf
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HK plans to ban the sale of e-cigarettes, heat-not-burn products and herbal cigarettes to minors https://t.co/GZIyktn8dv
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Indonesia: 57% tax on e-liquid to protect tobacco industry - https://t.co/aBb9IG84Qt via @Vaping360
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France: A Significant Drop in Smoking Rates Recorded Between 2016 and 2017 https://t.co/Zn6POLTl7Q via @vaping_post
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