Category: Vapor

Nicotine rethink required

Nicotine rethink required

| February 1, 2017

The authors of a study on U.S. nicotine policy are calling on the new Trump administration to take a tobacco harm reduction approach.

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Vape Expo Poland dedicated to TPD

Vape Expo Poland dedicated to TPD

| January 30, 2017

Vapor exhibition will focus on TPD2 compliance.

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E-cigs a health benefit

E-cigs a health benefit

| January 30, 2017

Public Health Wales seems to have cleverly negotiated the minefield that is health-sector policy with respect to electronic cigarettes.

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Vapor law symposium

Vapor law symposium

| January 11, 2017

Keller and Heckman will present a vapor law symposium in Washington, D.C. on Feb, 2- 3.

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E-cigs aid quitting

E-cigs aid quitting

| January 6, 2017

Electronic cigarettes have been found by Ireland’s Health Information and Quality Authority to provide a cost-effective method of helping more people to quit smoking.

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New business model invoked

New business model invoked

| January 6, 2017

The commercialization of Voke, the safer alternative to cigarettes that doesn’t heat liquid, use a battery or create vapor, should gather momentum during this year.

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Voke on the back burner

Voke on the back burner

| January 5, 2017

Having obtained for Voke a medicinal license from the UK’s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, British American Tobacco has put the product on the back burner.

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Golden nugget

Golden nugget

| January 1, 2017

With the introduction of Pebble, BAT steps up its commitment to next-generation products.

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Less-risky rewards on offer

Less-risky rewards on offer

| December 30, 2016

The rewards on offer for developing significantly less-risky alternatives to traditional tobacco cigarettes could include the saving of billions of lives and the making of billions of dollars.

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Vaping popular with teenagers

Vaping popular with teenagers

| December 30, 2016

Not all US teenage vapers are using their electronic cigarettes to deliver nicotine, which could be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on your point of view.

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Vaping/smoking ‘link’ doubtful

Vaping/smoking ‘link’ doubtful

| December 22, 2016

Young non-smokers appear to view vaping devices as products used only by those attempting to quit or reduce tobacco consumption.

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Safer batteries being designed

Safer batteries being designed

| December 21, 2016

The reason why lithium-ion batteries sometimes explode has been established. Now, researchers in the US are on their way to finding a solution to this problem.

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No e-cigarette DNA damage

No e-cigarette DNA damage

| December 16, 2016

Researchers at British American Tobacco have shown that, unlike tobacco smoke, electronic cigarette vapor does not cause DNA damage in human cells.

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New e-cigarette report

New e-cigarette report

| December 15, 2016

Beige Market Intelligence has published a new report on the e-cigarette market, titled “Global vapor market (e-cigarette and vaporizer) strategic assessment and forecast till 2021.”

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Electronic cigarette report decried

Electronic cigarette report decried

| December 9, 2016

A warning has been issued that the US Surgeon General’s report on electronic cigarettes risks causing serious harm to public health.

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VMR vaporizers under OCB brand

VMR vaporizers under OCB brand

| October 6, 2014

VMR Products, a leading e-cigarette manufacturer, has partnered with Republic Technologies International (RTI), a global distributor of rolling papers and smoking accessories, to create a new line of advanced vaporizers for the EU market. The new vaporizers will be developed by VMR and distributed by RTI under the OCB brand. OCB is well established in […]

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Totally Wicked to challenge TPD

Totally Wicked to challenge TPD

| August 21, 2014

British e-cig manufacturer Totally Wicked said it received permission from the U.K.’s Administrative Court to seek a judicial review by the EU Court of Justice of the revised Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), specifically Article 20 pertaining to e-cigarettes. The company claims that the TPD article “represents a disproportionate impediment to the free movement of goods […]

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China vapor forum

China vapor forum

| August 4, 2014

The CECMOL forum 2014 will take place Sept. 2-4 at the Kirin Parkview Hotel in Shenzhen, China on. This is the first major international forum in China dedicated to the vapor market. Experts will discuss issues such as public policy, standardization, R&D and manufacturing. This forum is an opportunity for visitors to meet China’s major […]

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Reynolds adds Vuse manufacturing capacity

Reynolds adds Vuse manufacturing capacity

| May 23, 2014

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. will be producing Vuse digital vapor cigarettes in Tobaccoville, North Carolina, USA, for R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. under a services agreement between the two companies. The firm will invest millions of dollars in high-speed e-cigarette manufacturing equipment and create 200 full-time manufacturing over the next four years. “Vuse is a game-changing […]

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Coming soon: FDA to announce e-cig regulations proposal

Coming soon: FDA to announce e-cig regulations proposal

| April 22, 2014

It is quite literally “any day now” that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it will release its proposal for the regulation of e-cigarettes, according to a spokesperson for the FDA. The rules could change the landscape of the tobacco and vapor industries. The FDA will most likely ban sales to those under […]

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