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​The Comprehensive Plan: Year One

It’s been just over a year since the FDA announced its “Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation,” which means that it is time for our first check in. How has Year One gone for the Comprehensive Plan? Recently Azim Chowdhury and Adam Susser of Keller and Heckman LLP reviewed a post written for the [...]

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Flavors Key in Harm Reduction, Overall Public Health

Imagine a world with no flavor. No sweet taste of strawberries, no cinnamon buns, no peppermint. Head into a bar and you’ll see an array of alcohol lining the shelves, infused with an endless list of lime, lemon, peach and more. So, why is the e-cigarette industry being threatened with no flavoring in e-liquids? We’ve [...]

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​Progress is Progress: Vaping and Harm Reduction

While nicotine is the addictive substance in traditional cigarettes, it is the long-term exposure to the additional ingredients in cigarettes (smoke, tar and a variety of toxic components) that inflames the airways and makes them dangerous. Over the years there have been a handful of smoking cessation tools made available to the general public (nicotine [...]

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Q&A with Scott Eley, AEMSA President

The American E-Liquid Manufacturing Standards Association (AEMSA) is the first and only manufacturers’ trade association completely dedicated to creating responsible and sustainable standards for the safe manufacturing of e-liquids used in e-vapor products (aka electronic cigarettes). AEMSA is an all-volunteer organization, formed by American manufacturers of e-liquids, to promote safety and responsibility through self-regulation.We had [...]

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Cyclops Vapor Observes National Vaping Day

National Vaping Day is observed on August 8 this year, and it is a day that is more important than ever to the vaping industry. The day is meant to bring awareness and educate others about our beloved industry and the global impact it has come to give.August 8 is an important date in vaping history, as it is [...]

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2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey Results Are In, Keller and Heckman Speaks on Deeming Rule Update

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the results of the 2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey, and the results are positive. The Daily Intake reports that the number of high and middle school tobacco users of any tobacco product fell “to unprecedented levels” between 2011 and 2017, [...]

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Q&A with Schell Hammel, AEMSA Vice President

The American E-Liquid Manufacturing Standards Association (AEMSA) is the first and only manufacturers’ trade association completely dedicated to creating responsible and sustainable standards for the safe manufacturing of e-liquids used in e-vapor products (aka electronic cigarettes). AEMSA is an all-volunteer organization, formed by American manufacturers of e-liquids, to promote safety and responsibility through self-regulation.We had two [...]

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Why 'Why Vaping Doesn’t Help Smokers Quit' Isn’t True

A new study published by researchers from Georgia State University claims to show that vaping devices don’t actually help analog smokers quit. Researchers pooled a group of more than 1,000 American adult smokers over the course of a year, and the study found that more than 90 percent of these people who vaped were still [...]

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Love Your Vape and Your Android? Download These Apps.

If you’re like most of us, then throughout the course of any given day you are looking up the latest news and gossip via your most-loved apps. If it exists, there’s an app for it – unless you're an Apple user that is. Thanks to the continued growth of the industry, vaping apps are becoming [...]

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Monthly Tobacco 21 Report

Restriction is the name of the game this year, as more jurisdictions are leaning toward Tobacco 21 as the golden standard for purchase or possession of vaping products. Here is our monthly rundown of where the law may be headed — take note, it could be coming to a town near you.We’ll start off big, [...]

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