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Regulatory tracker: current regulation of e-cigs in Europe

11th October 2018 - Regulatory trackers |

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Use the tabs at the top of the map to select a specific regulatory field. Clicking on an individual country will bring up much more detail in the panel below, including links to legislation and ECigIntelligence coverage of that market.   Additions for October 2018: Croatia: proposed bills, product restricions and public vaping Germany: addition […]

Shake and vape facing new rules: Greece regulatory report

9th October 2018 - Regulatory reports |

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In our latest look at regulations in Greece, we find that there are planned regulations for DIY and shake and vape products and only TPD-compliant, nicotine-containing products notified to the Ministry of Health may be produced and sold

Updated: TPD regulatory status country-by-country tracker

9th October 2018 - Regulatory trackers |

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With the European Union’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) now in practical effect across the EU, this newly updated regulatory status tracker (below) complements our suite of TPD information available to subscribers

Update: US state law tracker

9th October 2018 - Regulatory trackers |

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The ECigIntelligence US state-by-state legislation tracker.
This map focuses exclusively on state law; federal and local law are not considered.

EU urges WHO to focus on heated tobacco, suggests advertising bans

3rd October 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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The EU is calling on the World Health Organization to become more involved in regulating heated tobacco – and is urging tight advertising restrictions on the category, ECigIntelligence has learned

DC vapour tax rise set to be followed by others across the US

1st October 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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The US is set for a series of tax rises on vapour products, starting with a considerable increase in DC today. Proposals for further increases are in the pipeline in Chicago, Montana and New Jersey

Regulatory tracker: current global regulation of e-cigs

1st October 2018 - 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 restrictions.

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: September 2018

1st October 2018 - Live alerts US |

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily US regulatory Live Alerts for September 2018 in one place, in alphabetical state order

ENDS and means up for debate at WHO’s COP8 gathering

27th September 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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The role of e-cigarettes and heated tobacco will again be discussed next week at the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC)

European Commission told: we don’t want an EU e-cig tax

25th September 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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Most respondents to the European Commission’s consultation on tobacco excise duties do not want a European tax on e-cigarettes. Almost 70% said the best level of tax on e-cigarettes would be no more than the VAT in each country

THR regulations: a global perspective

24th September 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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Earlier this month ECigIntelligence managing director Tim Phillips spoke at the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum, looking at Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) regulations and whether legislation was advancing or holding back THR

Update: EU combined TPD notifications tracker

21st September 2018 - 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 fees tracker into a single Excel document.

Second highest notification fees in Europe: Denmark regulatory report

3rd September 2018 - Regulatory reports |

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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 smoking cessation tool and even claims that e-cigarettes help to maintain the nicotine addiction and smoking habit.

Tracker archive: TPD country-by-country regulatory status, September 2018

1st September 2018 - Tracker and database archives |

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With the European Union’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) now in practical effect across the EU, this newly updated regulatory status tracker (below) complements our suite of TPD information available to subscribers

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: August 2018

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily US regulatory Live Alerts for August 2018 in one place, in alphabetical state order

Europe regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: August 2018

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily Europe regulatory Live Alerts for August 2018 in one place, in alphabetical country order

WHO continues call for regulation as vaping increases

30th August 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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A new World Health Organization (WHO) report highlights the growing popularity of vaping and continues the call for regulations to be put in place to deter younger people from starting to vape

ECigIntelligence publisher launches CBD-Intel for the CBD market

21st August 2018 - Business briefing |

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A new online publication and research resource launched this week will be the first to focus on the fast-growing CBD industry in Europe and worldwide. CBD-Intel will provide comprehensive market and legal analysis as well as a daily news service.

FDA files memo in opposition to public health coalition lawsuit

10th August 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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This week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) filed a memo in opposition to a motion for a summary judgment in US District Court in Maryland for a lawsuit against the tobacco deeming extensions. The lawsuit arose from the FDA s defence of its extension of the initial deeming rule compliance deadlines.

EU-CEG sees huge number of submissions since TPD rollout

8th August 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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A grand total of 185,635 e-cigarette product notifications have been successfully registered with the European Common Entry Gate (EU-CEG) as of July of this year, ECigIntelligence has learned from the European Commission (EC).