Search Results: "epidemic"

Regulatory report: China

Written by Tao Hong || 26th February 2021 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
China
Hong Kong
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
This report on Chinese regulation of e-cigarettes includes an overview of the current rules plus possible future regulations and forthcoming changes ...

Regulatory report: South Africa

Written by Tao Hong || 16th February 2021 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Nicotine-containing e-cigarettes are regulated in South Africa under the pharmaceutical regime. This report provides an overview of all current and near-future restrictions on vaping products in the country ...

A world of regulatory change in 2021: ECigIntelligence assesses the prospects

Written by ECigIntelligence || 6th January 2021 || Regulatory reports |

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ECigIntelligence considers the developments we expect to see in e-cig regulation around the world in 2021, looking at past policy initiatives to assess the prospects for future change ...

Michigan revives attempt at state flavour ban

Written by ECigIntelligence || 26th October 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

Michigan
North America
United States
Flavours
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The US state of Michigan is working to implement a new regulation that would ban the sale of flavoured vaping products and limit the advertising of such products, one year after a court blocked a previous effort by...

Oregon governor urged to impose a ban on flavours and e-cig tax

Written by ECigIntelligence || 4th September 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
Oregon
United States
Flavours
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
A working group set by the governor in Oregon to address “the epidemic of vaping-related illness and youth vaping” has recommended policymakers to ban flavoured e-cigarettes in the state and increase the tax on these products ...

US Regulatory tracker: state executive orders banning flavours

Written by ECigIntelligence || 18th June 2020 || Regulatory trackers |

United States
Flavours
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory trackers
Keep track of the rapidly changing state level regulations with regards to the recent executive orders issued by the state executive branches. We continue to update this tracker regularly to ensure that you have the latest information regarding the...

World No Tobacco Day 2020: the debate about harm reduction

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 31st May 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
Europe
Health
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
World No Tobacco Day provides an opportunity to consider the approach that public health authorities, policymakers, and advocates around the world have towards the role of tobacco-alternatives products ...

Regulatory report: Paraguay

Written by ECigIntelligence || 8th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Paraguay
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
E-cigarettes are are currently covered in Paraguay by only one regulatory decision, and though the government is developing regulations, this has been delayed by COVID-19 ...

Juul suspends all sales in Indonesia, faces probe by coalition of US states

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 27th February 2020 || Business briefing |

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Less than a year after launching in the country, Juul Labs is stopping selling all its products in Indonesia while it puts new measures in place to combat under-age purchases. Juul also faces further legal action in the...

Coronavirus in China may mean global shortages for vaping manufacturers

Written by ECigIntelligence || 25th February 2020 || Business briefing |

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China
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Germany
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COVID-19
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The coronavirus that has so far killed more than 2600 people in China has had limited impact up to now in the vaping industry around the world, but severe movement restrictions have raised fears ...

Misleading cases: how EVALI sparked an epidemic of misinformation

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 17th February 2020 || Business briefing |

Australasia
Australia
Canada
North America
United States
Health
Policy and Politics
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While nicotine vaping has been largely acquitted of involvement in the US outbreak of vape-related lung disease, will the torrent of misinformation that followed have a long-term impact on the e-cig sector? ...

Wisconsin governor Evers announces multi-point plan to cut youth vaping

Written by ECigIntelligence || 20th January 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Wisconsin
Health
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Wisconsin governor Tony Evers has announced that his administration will work to curb youth vaping in the state through various actions including bills to ban sales to minors and an e-cig ban in schools ...

Global tobacco harm reduction policies: selected country overview

Written by ECigIntelligence || 11th November 2019 || Regulatory reports |

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This report provides an overview of harm-reduction policies with regards to tobacco use from 18 selected countries from around the world ...

Kevin Burns quits as Juul CEO amid global criticism of the company

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 25th September 2019 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
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Kevin Burns has resigned as CEO of Juul Labs, to be replaced immediately by K.C. Crosthwaite, senior vice president and chief strategy and growth officer of tobacco giant Altria, which owns a 35% stake in Juul ...

Michigan flavour ban stokes mixed feelings

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

Michigan
North America
United States
Companies
Flavours
Health
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
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...