Regulatory tracker: current global regulation of e-cigs

Written by Marija Obradovic || 3rd May 2019 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales...

Regulatory tracker: current global regulation of e-cigs

Written by Marija Obradovic || 3rd May 2019 || Regulatory trackers |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales...

NEW: ECigIntelligence regulatory burden index

Written by Marija Obradovic || 24th April 2019 || Regulatory trackers |

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  Welcome to the new ECigIntelligence regulatory burden index (ERBI), where we provide a clear and concise overview of the different levels of regulatory burden imposed on e-cigarettes around the world. The index is a result of our...

Portugal regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 10th April 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Portugal
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Our updated report outlines the rules governing e-cigarettes in Portugal, where they have been regulated since 2016 according to the European TPD, and how the regulations are applied ...

Tracker archive: current global regulation of e-cigs

Written by Marija Obradovic || 2nd April 2019 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales...

Regulatory tracker: e-cig advertising and marketing in Europe

Written by Marija Obradovic || 29th March 2019 || Regulatory trackers |

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Europe
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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 looks across all EU member under the European Union Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) ...

EU sanctions tracker

Written by Marija Obradovic || 26th March 2019 || Regulatory trackers |

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Our new ECigIntelligence EU sanctions tracker details the possible fines or other penalties laid down in law by each member state of the European Union for various violations of e-cigarette regulations ...

E-cigs and HnB could get some relief from a new Estonian government

Written by Marija Obradovic || 14th March 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Estonia
Europe
Heated tobacco
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Regulatory briefing
With talks still ongoing to form a government following Estonia’s parliamentary elections, there is hope for a policy change on e-cigarettes and heated tobacco in one of the most restrictive vapour markets ...

Tracker archive: global e-cig regulation, Jan 2019

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st January 2019 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales...

India aims to ramp up Information Technology Act to block e-cig promotion

Written by Marija Obradovic || 27th December 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

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India
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New changes to the Information Technology Act aim to block any information on the internet promoting e-cigarettes to residents of India. This week, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) proposed an amendment to the Draft of the...

Tracker archive: global regulation of e-cigs, Dec 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st December 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales...

Lithuania regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 26th November 2018 || Regulatory reports |

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Europe
Lithuania
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Regulatory reports
This report on e-cig regulation in Lithuania contains updates on age and product restrictions, obligation to notify, public usage, advertising and marketing, taxation, enforcement, and bills currently under debate ...

Japan regulatory report: e-cigarettes and heated tobacco

Written by Marija Obradovic || 8th October 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
Japan
Heated tobacco
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
This updated report on regulation of e-cigs and heated tobacco in Japan includes new tax rates and new restrictions on public use of heated tobacco, plus details of required warning posters and sanctions ...

Second highest notification fees in Europe: Denmark regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 3rd September 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Denmark
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
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In our latest look at Denmark, we find that the country has the second highest notification fee in the EU, which amounts to about €4950 ($5771). The Danish Health Authority dismisses scientific evidence that e-cigarettes are an effective...

Tracker archive: European e-cig advertising and marketing, July 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st July 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

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Europe
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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...

No tax proposed as yet: Slovakia regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 13th June 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Slovakia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest look at the regulatory picture in Slovakia we see that e-cigarettes are not covered by any excise tax, e-cigs with and without nicotine have mild retail restrictions and notification is free of charge ...

Tracker archive: EU sanctions, May 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st May 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new ECigIntelligence EU sanctions tracker details the possible fines or other penalties laid down in law by each member state of the European Union for various violations of e-cigarette regulations ...

Tracker archive: European e-cig advertising and marketing, May 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st May 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

EU
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
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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...

Ukraine regulatory report: TPD beyond the EU?

Written by Marija Obradovic || 12th March 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Ukraine
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Ukraine's current regulatory setup is lenient on e-cigs but with politicians keen to foster stronger links with the EU, and with acts now in force to strengthen existing relations, it's only a matter of time before the European...

Norway regulatory report: nicotine e-cigarettes will soon be legal

Written by Marija Obradovic || 5th February 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Norway
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Norway is likely to end its ban on e-cigarettes in mid-2018. However, vapour products are subject to detailed regulations and the Norwegian authorities have extended the EU’s TPD to cover nicotine-free products ...

Tracker: European e-cig advertising and marketing, Jan 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 22nd January 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

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Europe
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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...

Tracker archive: EU sanctions, January 2018

Written by Marija Obradovic || 22nd January 2018 || Tracker and database archives |

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Our new ECigIntelligence EU sanctions tracker details the possible fines or other penalties laid down in law by each member state of the European Union for various violations of e-cigarette regulations ...

Hardware waste management in the EU

Written by Marija Obradovic || 8th January 2018 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The hardware and batteries used in e-cigarette products must be disposed of in line with EU legislation. Packaging should display the crossed-out wheelie bin symbol, which indicates that hardware should be disposed of separately from normal household...

South Africa regulatory report: vaping in legal limbo

Written by Marija Obradovic || 23rd October 2017 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Nicotine e-cigs can only be sold legally in South Africa at pharmacies under medical licence. There is, however, a thriving black market, and a government promise – yet to be acted on – to regulate e-cigs in the...

Tracker archive: EU sanctions, October 2017

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st October 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

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Europe
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Our new ECigIntelligence EU sanctions tracker details the possible fines or other penalties laid down in law by each member state of the European Union for various violations of e-cigarette regulations ...

New incoming rules will mean further restrictions in Portugal

Written by Marija Obradovic || 27th September 2017 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Portugal
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
New legislation regulating nicotine-containing e-cigarettes came into force on 1st January 2016 in Portugal. Current taxes on nicotine e-liquids are €0.30/ml, but a new budget law is due for vote in November 2017 when it will become clearer if the...

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

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st September 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

EU
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
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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...

Shake and vape: the legal implications in the EU

Written by Marija Obradovic || 24th August 2017 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The sale of ingredients for shake and vape – enabling users to mix their own nicotine and non-nicotine e-liquids – is a legal grey area for sellers in many European countries, as it can be a way to...

Tracker archive: EU sanctions, July 2017

Written by Marija Obradovic || 1st July 2017 || Tracker and database archives |

Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
England
Estonia
EU
Europe
Finland
France
Germany
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Hungary
Ireland
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Lithuania
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Malta
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Norway
Poland
Portugal
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Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
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Switzerland
United Kingdom
Wales
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Tracker and database archives
Our new ECigIntelligence EU sanctions tracker details the possible fines or other penalties laid down in law by each member state of the European Union for various violations of e-cigarette regulations ...