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Trump says ban of some flavored e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales

Trump says ban of some flavored e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales

Published 23/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concerns that enacting his administration’s proposed ban on many flavored e-cigarette and vaping products would [more…]

South Korea bans liquid e-cigarettes on army bases

South Korea bans liquid e-cigarettes on army bases

Published 11/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The South Korean Army has banned the use and possession of liquid e-cigarettes on its bases for health reasons, the military said [more…]

U.S. to raise age limit for vaping to 21, Trump says ahead of action next week

U.S. to raise age limit for vaping to 21, Trump says ahead of action next week

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States plans to raise the age limit for vaping to 21, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday, adding that [more…]

U.S. CDC reports ‘breakthrough’ in vaping lung injury probe as cases top 2,000

U.S. CDC reports ‘breakthrough’ in vaping lung injury probe as cases top 2,000

Published 08/11/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Tests of lung samples taken from 29 patients with vaping-related injuries suggest all contained Vitamin E acetate, a discovery U.S. officials described [more…]

Malaysia considers total vaping ban after reports of U.S. deaths

Malaysia considers total vaping ban after reports of U.S. deaths

Published 14/10/2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia is considering banning the sale of electronic cigarettes, its health minister said on Monday, citing growing reports of deaths in [more…]

Vaping illness, deaths likely very rare beyond U.S., experts say

Vaping illness, deaths likely very rare beyond U.S., experts say

Published 14/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - E-cigarette or vaping-linked lung injuries that have killed 29 and sickened more than 1,000 people in the United States are likely to [more…]

U.S. judge keeps intact Massachusetts’ toughest-in-nation vaping ban

U.S. judge keeps intact Massachusetts’ toughest-in-nation vaping ban

Published 04/10/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday denied an industry bid to put on hold Massachusetts’ four-month ban on the sale of vaping products, [more…]

U.S. judge denies industry motion to lift Massachusetts’ four-month ban on vaping sales

U.S. judge denies industry motion to lift Massachusetts’ four-month ban on vaping sales

Published 04/10/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani on Friday denied a motion by the vaping industry to lift Massachusetts’ four-month ban on the sale [more…]

New York court blocks state ban on flavored e-cigarettes

New York court blocks state ban on flavored e-cigarettes

Published 04/10/2019

(Reuters) - A New York court on Thursday temporarily halted a state ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, giving the embattled vaping industry a [more…]

Vape product concerns weigh on Canadian cannabis companies looking for sales boost

Vape product concerns weigh on Canadian cannabis companies looking for sales boost

Published 29/09/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - A U.S. recommendation that consumers avoid vaping products containing the active ingredient in marijuana ahead of their legalization in Canada next month [more…]