We gather weekly the most important news from Vaping.
ITALY BUDGET BRINGS IN NEW TAXES ON E-LIQUIDS, WITH AND WITHOUT NICOTINE
From 1st January, the duty on nicotine-containing e-liquids has been raised to 15%, with an increase of 5% each year until 2023.
NEW POWERS IN WASHINGTON SUGGESTS A WHOLE NEW WORLD FOR U.S VAPOUR
Just days after U.S President Joe Biden entered the White House, Democrats call for stricter regulations on e-cigarettes.
INTERNATIONAL PRESSURE MOUNTS AGAINST BLOOMBERG’s INTERFERENCE IN PH FDA
International public health experts have warned Bloomberg-funded groups against trying to influence Filipino regulators on tobacco control policy thru foreign grants.
ANTI-TOBACCO LOBBYST, HEALTH AUTHORITIES SPREAD MISINFORMATION ABOUT VAPING
With South Africa moving towards the promulgation of the Control of Tobacco and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Bill, health organisations and tobacco-control lobbyists are failing to acknowledge the benefits of harm-reduction products.
ADULT WITH COGNITIVE DISABILITIES MORE THAN TWICE AS LIKELY TO USE E-CIGARETTES
George Mason University study is the first to assess the use of e-cigarettes among working-age adults by type of disability.
PUBLIC HEALTH EXPERT SAY “FIGHT SMOKING, NOT NICOTINE”
What is the best way to improve THR and heal the deep division among public health professionals?
SMOKING’s LONG DECLINE IS OVER
U.S. cigarette sales boomed last year as people in lockdown lit up more frequently and health concerns around e-cigarettes caused some vapers to switch back to cigarettes.