Missoula MT, plans to ban vaping in public spaces

The measure, which was introduced by council members Michelle Cares and Shannon Therriault, and the environmental health director at the City-County Health Department, is scheduled for a public hearing next week.Studies keep indicating that e-cigs are...

Washington: Vapers could be facing a 60% sales tax

If passed, HB 2165, would add a tax on the sale of vaping products, which would be paid by distributors when they purchase products from manufacturers, and directly by the consumers when the products are purchased online.Making up for the revenue lost from the...

Japan Tobacco to launch new HnB device this year

JTI is planning to spend over 100 billion yen ($917.43 million) over the next three years on development and production of RRPs.In the last two years, both PMI and Japan Tobacco Inc. have struggled to keep up with the demand of their own electronic devices....

IQOS will probably not be as popular in the US as in Japan

The iQOS device, is a Heat not Burn (HnB) smokeless alternative to combustible cigarettes and works by heating tobacco leaves known as Heets or HeatSticks. These refills which look like short cigarettes, must be inserted into the device and are heated up once...

PHE releases expert e-cigarettes evidence review report

The PHE is renowned for being actively involved in campaigning for the use of e-cigarettes as smoking cessation tools. In fact following the release of a 2015 report indicating that vaping is at least 95% than smoking, the organization had even issued...

Idaho: E-cigarette use age limit raised to 21

The bill was sponsored by Sen. Fred Martin, R-Boise, and would place a restriction on sale and use of tobacco and vaping products. “I think this would have a very positive effect on Idaho,” said Martin. The senator introduced a similar bill in 2017, but the...

Medical e-cig scrapped | Vaping Post

The first official medical e-cigarette was developed by the tobacco product company British American TobaccoBritish American Tobacco has abandoned its eVoke e-cigarette – the only vapour product licensed as a smoking cessation medicine in the UK. Citing...

UK cancer charity slams vaping study

A study released earlier this week has caused controversy by claiming that heated nicotine in e-cigarette vapour can cause similar types of DNA damage to cigarette smoke, and may put vapers at increased risk of cancer. The paper, led by researchers from the...

Wrigleys sues e-liquid maker for trademark theft

Confectionary company Wm Wrigley Jr Co has taken legal action against an e-liquid company which it says is using its distinctive brands without permission. In a press release yesterday, Wrigley said they were filing a case in the Chicago Federal Court against...

US vape shops launch legal assault on the FDA

The Food and Drug Administration has come under legal attack as three separate challenges to its widely unpopular Deeming Regulations were launched on Tuesday. The Deeming Regulations, ostensibly aimed at making vapour products safer, have been condemned by...

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