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Pro-Vaping Lobby Fighting Anti-Vaping Legislation

The vaping community is growing quickly but it is under fire from local, state and the federal government. That is why that pro-vaping organizations are organizing to protect the booming hobby and pastime from a flood of restrictive legislation. According to Julie Woessner, executive director and board presidentĀ of theĀ Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association, (CASAA) […]

E-Cigarette Manufacturers Denied Exemption from FDA Regulations

E-cigarette producers failed to obtain a grandfather clause in the $1.5 trillion omnibus spending bill that could have exempted many vaping products from further FDA regulations. The exemption which was one of several riders that were being considered for the 2016 spending bill, would have exempted e-cig producers from new FDA rules, if they had […]

What’s Coming from FDA in 2016

It has been a long time coming, but 2016 looks like the year that FDA is going to crack down on e-cigarettes. FDA’s proposed rule on electronic cigarettes will probably be finalized this year. This is what is known as the ‘deeming rule’ that would extend FDA’s authority to regulate e-cigs. It will most likely […]