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New regulatory initiatives create uncertainty in Italian e-cigarette market

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 17th November 2017 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Italy
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Uncertainty surrounds the Italian e-cigarette market, following a number of recent regulatory decisions and initiatives. These include a court decision on the long-running issue of whether to tax nicotine-free e-liquids; proposals to ban online sales and limit offline...

Update: product restrictions combined tracker

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 31st October 2017 || Regulatory trackers |

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Our new product restrictions combined tracker puts together five key ECigIntelligence EU Tobacco Products Directive trackers for your convenience. The transitional period tracker, banned ingredients tracker, health warnings tracker, non-nicotine classification tracker, and the food and cosmetic products...

Updated: combined TPD notifications tracker

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 31st October 2017 || Regulatory trackers |

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For ease of use and convenience, ECigIntelligence has combined four trackers together into a single document. This new tracker brings together the TPD product notifications tracker, the other notifications tracker, the TPD standstill tracker, and the TPD notification...

Uruguay expands smoking ban to cover vaping

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 24th October 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Uruguay has moved to expand the country's smoking ban, meaning vaping is now banned in enclosed spaces. The new ruling also imposes plain packaging measures on tobacco...

Tracker archive: combined EU product restrictions, October 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st October 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new product restrictions combined tracker puts together five key ECigIntelligence EU Tobacco Products Directive trackers for your convenience. The transitional period tracker, banned ingredients tracker, health warnings tracker, non-nicotine classification tracker, and the food and cosmetic products...

Trackr archive: EU product restrictions, September 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st September 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new product restrictions combined tracker puts together five key ECigIntelligence EU Tobacco Products Directive trackers for your convenience. The transitional period tracker, banned ingredients tracker, health warnings tracker, non-nicotine classification tracker, and the food and cosmetic products...

Tracker archive: combined TPD notifications, September 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st September 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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For ease of use and convenience, ECigIntelligence has combined four trackers together into a single document. This new tracker brings together the TPD product notifications tracker, the other notifications tracker, the TPD standstill tracker, and the TPD notification...

Heated tobacco and advertising in the European Union

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 14th August 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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Heated tobacco products may have an advantage in the EU over both cigarettes and e-cigs as the devices are not classed as tobacco products. It remains to be seen how each country allows them to be promoted ...

Light-touch regulation aids HnB over e-cigs in Japan

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 7th August 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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Japan
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In our latest look at Japan, we find the country is a favoured market for heated tobacco products because regulation is much lighter on tobacco than it is on nicotine-containing e-cigs. In a country where 20% of the...

China: the shape of possible e-cig regulation to come

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 13th July 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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With no specific regulation in place, e-cigarettes in China only come under general consumer product rules – but that could change. Our special report investigates current Chinese law and where it might be...

Tracker archive: EU combined product restrictions, July 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 3rd July 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new product restrictions combined tracker puts together five key ECigIntelligence EU Tobacco Products Directive trackers for your convenience. The transitional period tracker, banned ingredients tracker, health warnings tracker, non-nicotine classification tracker, and the food and cosmetic products...

Tracker archive: combined TPD notifications, July 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st July 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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For ease of use and convenience, ECigIntelligence has combined four trackers together into a single document. This new tracker brings together the TPD product notifications tracker, the other notifications tracker, the TPD standstill tracker, and the TPD notification...

Tracker archive: combined product restrictions, June 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st June 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new product restrictions combined tracker puts together five key ECigIntelligence EU Tobacco Products Directive trackers for your convenience. The transitional period tracker, banned ingredients tracker, health warnings tracker, non-nicotine classification tracker, and the food and cosmetic products...

Tracker archive: combined TPD notifications, June 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st June 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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For ease of use and convenience, ECigIntelligence has combined four trackers together into a single document. This new tracker brings together the TPD product notifications tracker, the other notifications tracker, the TPD standstill tracker, and the TPD notification...

Tracker archive: European e-cig advertising and marketing, June 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st June 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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The ECigIntelligence tracker of e-cigarette marketing and advertising regulation in Europe, exclusively for our Platinum subscribers, provides a detailed breakdown of how the law will look across all EU member states after the European Union Tobacco Products Directive...

Colombia: a free market faces tobacco-style regulation

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 15th May 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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By contrast with other South American countries, which have a de facto ban on vaping, e-cigarettes have until now been virtually unregulated in Colombia. That could soon change, however, with a proposal before Congress to bring e-cigs under...

Tracker archive: heated tobacco taxes in Europe, May 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 15th May 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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This archived ECigIntelligence heated tobacco taxes tracker is available below as an image and also as a downloadable Excel...

Tracker archive: combined TPD notifications tracker, May 2017

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st May 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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For ease of use and convenience, ECigIntelligence has combined four trackers together into a single document. This new tracker brings together the TPD product notifications tracker, the other notifications tracker, the TPD standstill tracker, and the TPD notification...

Texas: few restrictions but plenty of red tape

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 18th April 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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ECigIntelligence guides you through the thicket of bureaucratic requirements faced by retailers engaging in either face-to-face or distance sales of vapour products in the Lone Star...

Britain stands (mostly) united on the health benefits of vaping

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 30th March 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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As the UK embarks on its contentious exit from the European Union, what are the prevailing attitudes to vaping in Britain, and how is e-cig policy likely to develop there? We report on the opinions that...

California: vaping treated as if it was tobacco

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 24th March 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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In this March 2017 look at regulations in California, we find that nicotine-containing products are subject to a wholesale tax of 27.3%. This tax rate will be revised periodically. Vaping in the state is treated as tobacco in...

Toxicity, packaging and labelling: a guide to European CLP regulation

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 23rd March 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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Manufacturers or suppliers of e-liquids in Europe must determine the toxicity of individual ingredients in their products and label and classify all products accordingly. Here we guide you through the detail of the CLP regulation on classification, labelling...

Impacts of regulatory changes on the global e-cigarette market

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 20th February 2017 || Regulatory reports |

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Is regulation always a bad thing for the vapour industry? In a report based on a presentation given to industry experts in Washington, ECigIntelligence's international legal analyst Pablo Cano Trilla weighs up the evidence for and...
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Taiwan: likely to end pharma regime for nicotine-containing products

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 1st December 2016 || Regulatory reports |

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In this report, ECigIntelligence looks in detail at the situation in Taiwan, where the legal situation may possibly be set to change. It is likely that nicotine-containing products will become legal while nicotine-free liquid will be banned, leading...

OUTDATED: EU TPD health warning packaging requirements

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 7th September 2016 || Tracker and database archives |

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This is an older version of the health warning packaging requirements tracker; you can find the latest information in our combined product restrictions tracker here. With the Tobacco Products Directive now impacting Europe, ECigIntelligence explains what health warnings you...

Tracker archive: non-nicotine products and the TPD – OUTDATED

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 7th September 2016 || Tracker and database archives |

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This is an old version of the non-nicotine tracker; you can find the latest information in our combined product restrictions tracker. With the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) now arrived in Europe, ECigIntelligence provides you with the facts you really...