FDA calls for removal of fruity, disposable e-cigarettes

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2020 file photo a woman holds a Puff Bar flavored disposable vape device in New York. U.S. health officials are cracking down on the brand of fruity disposable e-cigarettes tha

3 teens prosecuted after vaping on train and uploading video on social media

SINGAPORE — Three teenagers fined and ordered to complete a community rehabilitative programme after they uploaded videos of them using an electronic vaporiser on an MRT train in March this year.In a

Is Juul the new Big Tobacco? MCSD joins suit against E-Cigarette Giant Juul Labs, Inc.

A month after a California attorney informed Montrose County School District about a class action lawsuit against Juul Labs, Inc., the district’s school board voted to join the lawsuit.“When you loo

Adult smoking (and vaping) habits in the UK: 2019

Cigarette smoking habits among adults in the UK, including the proportion of people who smoke, demographic breakdowns, changes over time and use of e-cigarettes.Main points· In the UK, in 2019,

Vape shop employees arrested for selling to minors

Employees from two vape stores in Lackawana were arrested for allegedly selling vape products to minors in February.LACKAWANNA, N.Y. — The Erie County District Attorney's office announced that tw

Govt urged to ban sale of e-cigarettes

Islamabad : Use of Electronic cigarettes, commonly known as e-cigarettes and vaping devices, are on the rise among the youth of Pakistan, which leads to a new epidemic of tobacco addiction.This was st

American Heart Association responds to Puff Bar ceasing online sales, distribution in U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 14, 2020 — Electronic cigarette company Puff Bar has posted a notice on the company’s website homepage saying it has “ceased all online sales and distribution in the U.S. unt

Cigarette sales drop 20 million a month after advent of standardised packaging Published

The introduction of standardised packaging for cigarettes in the UK, combined with stricter taxation measures on cheaper cigarettes, has led to a significant fall in sales.That's according to new

Iowa legislature raises tobacco buying age to 21

The legislature has voted to move the age for buying tobacco products to 21. This puts Iowa law in line with the recent federal change.“Iowa law enforcement officers, local law enforcement officers c