Electronic Cigarettes – Google News
Kenai adds e-cigarettes to smoking ordinance
Kenai Peninsula Online
After hearing about the potential health concerns of electronic cigarettes at its preview two meetings, the Kenai City Council Wednesday night passed an ordinance for e-cigs to be regulated the same as smoking tobacco. The council brought the ordinance …
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 3:45 am
Popularity of e-cigarettes sparks issues at work
The rising popularity of so-called e-cigarettes is creating a new set of challenges for some employers. E-cigarettes, or electronic cigarettes, are battery-powered devices that turn liquified nicotine and other combustables into a vapor that the user …
New report calls for updating employer e-cigarette policiesEmployee Benefit News
New XpertHR Report Helps Companies Deal with "Vaping" DebateVirtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 4:16 pm
Edwards Air Force Base
Danger: Electronic cigarettes can blow more than smoke
Edwards Air Force Base
8/20/2014 – EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — According to a 2014 Center for Disease Control report, cigarette smoking in our nation has reportedly been the cause of nearly 480,000 deaths, with more than 41,000 of these deaths caused by secondhand …
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 8:51 am
Public Health Officials Should Embrace E-Cigarettes
It's time for public health officials to advise smokers that electronic cigarettes are a worthy alternative to smoking that can help them quit the tobacco habit. Most e-cigarettes look like cigarettes. But people who “vape” – use e-cigarettes – are not …
Smokers turn their backs on NHS as they opt for e-cigarettes to help quit smokingThe Independent
Simple measures made hospital patients 70% more likely to quit smokingLos Angeles Times
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Posted on 20 August 2014 | 3:38 pm
Missouri veto reflects growing debate over electronic cigarettes
KHI News Service
The independent e-cigarette makers, as well as enthusiasts like Cavallaro, have reveled in the freedom to experiment with devices and flavors, making the vaping industry pretty much whatever they want it to be. So it might seem surprising that e …
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 9:09 pm
Smoke on a Plane: E-Cigarettes Ignite Controversy
There is new controversy over the use of electronic cigarettes on airplanes — but this time instead of it being about the health effects of the “vaping” on fellow passengers, it's about fire safety. After an e-cigarette burned a hole in a passenger's …
E-Cigarettes: Flight Hazard According To Airport OfficialsTestCountry.com (blog)
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Posted on 19 August 2014 | 4:10 pm
FDA fails to account for e-cigarettes' health benefits
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto joined 28 other state attorneys general last week in a letter supporting the Food and Drug Administration's proposal to expand its regulatory umbrella over tobacco products to include electronic cigarettes.
Posted on 18 August 2014 | 7:48 am
Logan official: Feds should look at e-cigarettes on planes
Federal authorities should consider further restrictions for electronic cigarettes on planes, airport officials said after one of the devices apparently started a small fire that forced passengers to briefly evacuate a plane last weekend. Ed Freni …
Logan Airport Wants to Crack Down on E-CigarettesBoston.com
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Posted on 16 August 2014 | 9:56 am
FDA should get tough on e-cigarettes
The Food and Drug Administration's weak rules on electronic cigarettes came under a new round of criticism last week when 29 state attorneys general wrote the agency to say its current proposal to regulate them “fails to address matters of particular …
Recent Study from a Tobacco State Paints E-Cigarettes in Favorable LightLegal Examiner
A Flawed E-Cigarette RegulationThe American
Public health's biggest weakness, as illustrated by e-cigarettesPLoS Blogs (blog)
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Posted on 14 August 2014 | 5:57 am
Safe or not? More studies examine the risk of electronic cigarettes
How safe are electronic cigarettes and what public health role could they play in reducing the risk from consuming tobacco products? As the tobacco industry, consumers and public health advocates continue to wait on the Food and Drug Administration …
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Posted on 10 August 2014 | 3:30 pm
Electronic Cigarettes – Yahoo News Search Results
The UK’s leading electronic cigarette manufacturer, Totally Wicked, has launched a legal challenge to the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) on the grounds that Article 20 of the Directive breaches EU law. Article 20 within the TPD defines the regulations for e-cigarettes, which will come into force in 2016.
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 9:28 am
Elgin St. Thomas Public Health is working toward an official stance on electronic cigarettes in light of controversy surrounding the battery-powered, vapour-producing devices.
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 1:47 am
BLACKBURN company Totally Wicked is mounting a legal challenge to proposed European Union restrictions on electronic cigarettes.
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 4:24 pm
Electronic Cigarettes International Group Ltd. , a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Vict
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 4:35 pm
The second-largest city in Kansas is adding electronic cigarettes to its ban on smoking in public places.
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 3:25 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — The second-largest city in Kansas is adding electronic cigarettes to its ban on smoking in public places. The expanded ordinance in Overland Park will take effect later this month. City Council members in the Johnson County community approved it Monday night.
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 12:50 pm
Totally Wicked, the UK's leading electronic cigarette manufacturer has launched a legal challenge to the EU's Tobacco Products Directive on the grounds that Article 20 of the Directive breaches EU law. Specifically, that Article 20 represents a disproportionate impediment to the free movement of goods and the free provision of services, places electronic cigarettes at an unjustified competitive …
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 11:01 pm
Smoking electronic cigarettes, or vaping, could soon be banned wherever lighting up conventional cigarettes is off-limits.
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 2:58 am
Electronic Cigarettes International Group , today announced that it’s UK subsidiary, VAPESTICK® has expanded its latest marketing campaign with the addition of U.S.
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 1:24 pm
Electronic Cigarettes International Group Launches Victory® Brand with Western Refining across the Southwest US
Electronic Cigarettes International Group Ltd. , today announced the launch of their Victory Brand Electronic Cigarettes across the 230 Western Refining convenience stores throughout the Southwest United States.
Posted on 4 August 2014 | 12:38 pm