If successful, the newly reintroduced bill would make California the second state after Massachusetts to prohibit the sale of flavored tobacco. Massachusetts’ ban was signed into law in November. SACRAMENTO — Days after concerns over youth vaping led the Trump administration to announce a partial ban on many e-cigarette pods, California lawmakers on Monday introduced […]
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Key Points: California’s vaping industry provided more than $2.9 billion in economic activity in 2018 while generating 2,905 vaping-related jobs. Sales of disposables and prefilled cartridges in California exceeded $9.9 million in 2016. As of December 23, CDPH has reported 187 cases of vaping-related lung illnesses and includes information on age, gender, and substances vaped. […]
FDA finalizes enforcement policy on unauthorized flavored cartridge-based e-cigarettes that appeal to children, including fruit and mint
“Beginning 30 days from the publication of the notice of availability of this guidance in the Federal Register, the FDA intends to prioritize enforcement against these illegally marketed ENDS products by focusing on the following groups of products that do not have premarket authorization:
• Any flavored, cartridge-based ENDS product (other than a tobacco- or menthol-flavored ENDS product);
• All other ENDS products for which the manufacturer has failed to take (or is failing to take) adequate measures to prevent minors’ access; and
• Any ENDS product that is targeted to minors or likely to promote use of ENDS by minors.
Cartridge-based ENDS products are a type of ENDS product that consists of, includes, or involves a cartridge or pod that holds liquid that is to be aerosolized when the product is used. For purposes of this policy, a cartridge or pod is any small, enclosed unit (sealed or unsealed) designed to fit within or operate as part of an ENDS product.”
Anti-Vape Laws Could Do More Harm Than Good Banning vaping just might drive teens to the black market—and send adult smokers back to their cancer sticks.
Since July, a mysterious vaping-related lung illness has swept the country, sickening more than 2,200 people and killing 48. As the illnesses and deaths proliferated, so too did vaping bans. The city of San Francisco had already banned e-cigarette sales, and by September Massachusetts outlawed all e-cigarettes, followed by prohibitions against vaping products in Michigan, […]
Useful Vape Info
We are trying to address two important topics. The recent health concerns regarding “VAPE” We need to draw the clear distinction between nicotine-based E-liquids and black-market THC vapes. Despite what has been depicted in recent media coverage, black-market THC products have been found to be the primary (if not only) cause of these recent illnesses […]
On Dec. 10th Ventura County Leaders are going to Vote to Ban all Flavored Nicotine Based E-Liquids in our County. Contact them today and tell them to VOTE NO!!
(This will lead to most cities within our county using this as a reason to do the same.) WE NEED YOUR HELP TO SAVE VAPE IN OUR COMMUNITY. Board Meeting to Vote on BAN of ALL FLAVORED VAPE PRODUCTS in Ventura County (uncorp areas) scheduled for December 10th. ASK THEM TO WORK WITH LOCAL BUSINESSES […]