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Is vaping doomed? New PMTA deadline may be just 4-months away

Is vaping doomed? New PMTA deadline may be just 4-months away It’s been an eventful week for the American vaping industry as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally released its much-anticipated guidelines for the Pre-Market Tobacco Application (PMTA).  A crucial component of the 2016 FDA deeming regulations, the new regulations directly affect an …

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Public health expert says ‘Fear Profiteers’ are behind FDA push to kill vaping

Public health expert says ‘Fear Profiteers’ are behind FDA push to kill vaping As the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continues to ramp up its anti-vaping regulatory actions over the past few years, many within the vaping community appear to be living in a state of denial.  Mistakenly assuming that, ultimately, good always triumphs …

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NYU study shows FDA endorsement of vaping would save ‘millions of life years’

NYU study shows FDA endorsement of vaping would save ‘millions of life years’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally released its updated guidelines for the Pre-Market Tobacco Applications (PMTA) process last week, and vapers are growing increasingly concerned.  Of the 401 applications submitted for approval in April 2019, only four received FDA approval, …

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Is vaping doomed? New PMTA deadline for may be just 4-months away

Is vaping doomed? New PMTA deadline for may be just 4-months away It’s been an eventful week for the American vaping industry as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally released its much-anticipated guidelines for the Pre-Market Tobacco Application (PMTA).  A crucial component of the 2016 FDA deeming regulations, the new regulations directly affect …

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Eye Roll Alert: Congress announces investigation into teen vaping ‘epidemic’

Eye Roll Alert: Congress announces investigation into teen vaping ‘epidemic’ Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Illinois) is only one among many politicians on Capitol Hill who continuously blast the American Vaping industry for alleged violations of underage sales.  While most people would agree that the same sorts of infractions occur at a much grander scale within the Big …

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FDA deeming regulations update: PMTA approval process finalized

FDA deeming regulations update: PMTA approval process finalized Earlier today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a press release announcing the completion of its guidelines for the Pre-Market Tobacco Application (PMTA) process.  Though the FDA deeming regulations of the 2016 regarding federal oversight of the e-cigarette and vaping industries is nothing new, the …

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In case you missed it: FDA, FTC cracking down on vaping ‘influencers’ on social media

In case you missed it: FDA, FTC cracking down on vaping ‘influencers’ on social media On Friday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent warning letters to four vaping companies with histories of employing social media influencers on Facebook, Twitter, and other sites.  The FDA’s efforts against Artist Liquid Labs, The Humble Juice Company, …