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Regulatory tracker: current regulation of e-cigs in Europe

14th February 2019 - 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 February 2019: France – advertising, sales channels Italy – taxation, sales channels […]

Updated database: US e-cig stakeholders

14th February 2019 - Market database |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the EU e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

New York State regulatory report

13th February 2019 - Regulatory reports |

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This updated report looks at around 30 new bills to restrict vapour products which have been introduced to the New York State Assembly and Senate since the 2019 legislative session convened on 9th January

Regulatory tracker: current global regulation of e-cigs

12th February 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 restrictions.

Illinois tries again as Tobacco 21 gains ground across several states

7th February 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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Several US states have recently introduced initiatives aimed at fighting what health regulators have termed the “youth vaping epidemic” by increasing the purchasing age for tobacco and vaping products to 21

Updated database: EU e-cig stakeholders

7th February 2019 - Market database |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the EU e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

Updated database: international e-cigarette stakeholders

7th February 2019 - Market database |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the European and Asian e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: January 2019

4th February 2019 - Live alerts US |

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily US regulatory Live Alerts for January 2019 in one place, in alphabetical state order

E-cigarette industry and regulation: trackers and databases

1st February 2019 - Market database , Regulatory trackers |

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ECigIntelligence’s trackers and databases provide a powerful, flexible way to find information on the e-cigarette industry and its regulation around the globe. Simply select your area of interest to get started.

Europe regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: January 2019

1st February 2019 - Live alerts EU |

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily Europe regulatory Live Alerts for January 2019 in one place, in alphabetical country order

Update: US state law tracker

1st February 2019 - Regulatory trackers |

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The ECigIntelligence US state-by-state legislation tracker.
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Governor Cuomo announces plans to curb vaping in New York State

24th January 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has recently announced part of a comprehensive plan to reduce the use of tobacco products and electronic cigarettes.

As a statement of intent, Governor Cuomo then presented his $152.3 billion state budget for 2019, including a 10 cent per ml tax on e-liquid. The tax would be imposed on all products, regardless of whether they contain nicotine or not. If passed, the tax would take effect 180 days later.

Austria beefs up regulatory stance with Non-Smoking Act

21st January 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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Austria has recently tightened up its regulatory stance with the Non Smoking Act (Nichtraucherschutzgesetz) restricting the purchasing age for e-cigs and similar tobacco products to 18 years old, from 1st January 2019. Previously, the minimum age for buying tobacco-related products was 16 years old.
The new age limit was voted into law in the federal parliament in April 2018, and now needs to be implemented by each state or land.

Updated: TPD regulatory status country-by-country tracker

10th January 2019 - 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

E-liquids now taxed: Cyprus regulatory report

8th January 2019 - Regulatory reports |

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In our latest look at regulations in Cyprus, we can see that a special procedure is applicable for “reduced-risk” claims of e-cigarette products, there is currently no notification fee and a tax on e-liquids and heated tobacco has been imposed

Europe regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: December 2018

2nd January 2019 - Live alerts EU |

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

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: December 2018

2nd January 2019 - Live alerts US |

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

Tracker archive: global e-cig regulation, Jan 2019

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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.

Threats and promises: the shape of vaping things to come in 2019

31st December 2018 - Business briefing |

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The year just gone has been an intense one for the vaping industry – and don’t expect 2019 to be any less so. ECigIntelligence looks ahead to the developments that can be expected in both regulation and markets around the world

2018, a year of attempts to bring clarity to e-cig and HnB regulation

31st December 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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Regulation, regulation, regulation was the theme of 2018. ECigIntelligence brings you its round-up of the developments that marked the old year and may shape the direction of those to come in the world of vaping and HnB

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

27th December 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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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 Information Technology Intermediary Guidelines Rules, which obliges any intermediary or internet-based service provider to inform users not to “host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that (…) threatens public health or safety; promotion of cigarettes or any other tobacco products or consumption of intoxicant including alcohol and Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS).”

Industry and stakeholders react to US Surgeon General’s advisory

21st December 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

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Tuesday’s advisory on e-cigarettes from US Surgeon General Jerome Adams sparked a response from relevant actors for the industry that fell along the usual lines; industry members indicated displeasure with the advisory, while some tobacco control groups and regulators parroted its talking points or generally indicated support.

Q&A on the FDA’s flavour ban announcement

21st December 2018 - Regulatory reports |

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US FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb issued a statement in November outlining the agency’s new policy to prevent youth accessing flavoured tobacco products – but what did it really mean, and what will it add up to in practice?

Update: EU combined TPD notifications tracker

6th December 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.

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: November 2018

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

Europe regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up: November 2018

3rd December 2018 - Live alerts EU |

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

Tracker archive: US state law, Dec 2018

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The ECigIntelligence US state-by-state legislation tracker.
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