Regulatory briefing

Ontario bans e-cig promotion in c-stores, Alberta plans tax

Written by ECigIntelligence || 29th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Canada
North America
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Promotion of vaping products in convenience stores and gas stations is to be banned in Ontario from 1st January, while Alberta could become the first province in Canada to tax e-cigarettes ...

Oregon includes nicotine and THC in emergency ban on e-cig flavours

Written by ECigIntelligence || 7th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
Oregon
United States
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Oregon governor Kate Brown has issued an executive order prohibiting the sale of all flavoured vaping products in the state, “including those containing nicotine or THC” ...

New York state e-cig ban on hold until 18th October, court rules

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 4th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

New York
North America
United States
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court has put on hold the emergency regulation banning the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes that governor Andrew Cuomo adopted on 18th...

Two more US state governors issue e-liquid prohibitions by decree

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 26th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Massachusetts
North America
Rhode Island
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Massachusetts and Rhode Island have joined the list of US states that have banned sales of e-liquids since the lung illness outbreak that was declared at the end of August ...

South Korea cracks down on public smoking, vaping and HnB use

Written by ECigIntelligence || 25th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Asia
South Korea
Heated tobacco
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Local authorities across South Korea are carrying out patrols to enforce regulations against smoking, vaping and use of heat-not-burn (HnB) products in a wide range of public places ...

ASH report: half as many vapers as smokers in UK; dual users down

Written by Jon Bruford || 24th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

England
Europe
Northern Ireland
Scotland
United Kingdom
Wales
Market Research
Public Health and Medicine
Regulatory briefing
New data has been published by UK anti-smoking charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) to show that there are now half as many vapers in the UK as smokers, with 3.6million people vaping compared to 7.2m smokers...

Michigan flavour ban stokes mixed feelings

Written by ECigIntelligence || 9th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Michigan
North America
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Since Michigan Democrat Governor Gretchen Whitmer used her executive authority as governor to ban flavoured e-cigarettes, the public health community has applauded her...

Scientific e-cig review eagerly awaited by German government

Written by ECigIntelligence || 9th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Europe
Germany
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Technology and Innovation
Regulatory briefing
German scientists are reviewing the current state of e-cigarettes and heated tobacco devices for a forthcoming report expected to help the federal government shape future legislative approaches ...