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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.

US FDA committee approves snuff reduced-risk claim

8th February 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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A science committee at the FDA has approved a reduced-risk claim for snuff, a decision which may raise hopes that the agency is willing to accept some tobacco products as safer than others

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 states place e-cigarette taxes among budget proposals

4th February 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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State budget proposals for the 2020 fiscal year that would apply new taxes to e-cigarette products are under consideration in a number of US states, including Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Montana

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.
This map focuses exclusively on state law; federal and local law are not considered.

United Kingdom regulatory report

28th January 2019 - Regulatory reports |

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The UK is set to leave the EU on 29th March 2019, after which the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) will no longer apply but the Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 will remain in force with minor amendments

Swedish Chemicals Agency swings in line with TPD

25th January 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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The Swedish Chemicals Agency has changed its interpretation regarding e-liquids with nicotine concentration over 17 mg/ml.

As ECigIntelligence reported a few months ago, authorities required both producers and consumers to obtain a permit for the sale and use of e-liquid containing over 17 mg of nicotine per ml, which was a de facto ban.

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.

Experts, smokers and vapers to clarify UK research priorities

18th January 2019 - Regulatory briefing |

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British smokers and vapers, as well as medical experts, are being asked to help define priorities for scientific research on e-cigarettes.
The E-cigarettes Priority Setting Partnership project is beginning its open consultation with an online survey consisting of just one query: “What question(s) about electronic cigarettes would you like to see answered by research?”

Republic of Ireland regulatory report

10th January 2019 - Regulatory reports |

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This regulatory report on Ireland includes updates on labelling and packaging, upcoming restrictions on retail, including a ban on sales to minors, public usage, advertising and marketing, and taxation

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