Tobacco News- May 1, 2014

FDA Deeming Regulation

“As you know, the FDA initiated the process to regulate non-cigarette tobacco products by announcing its proposed deeming regulation to assert jurisdiction over other tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, “little cigars,” dissolvable products, and hookah.” More…

New York City, Chicago, and San Francisco Implementing Electronic Cigarette Laws: Millions Protected From Exposure to E-Cigarette Secondhand Aerosol

“On April 29, 2014, New York City, Chicago, and San Francisco will implement laws that prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in smokefree environments.” More…

E-Cigarettes are as Dangerous as Regular Cigarettes: CDC Director

“E-cigarettes are as dangerous as regular cigarettes, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden told The Los Angeles Times.” More…