Saturday, June 22, 2024

Europe

WVA Criticizes EU’s Stance on Vaping, Highlighting TPD Consultation Results

World Vapers' Alliance (WVA) has drawn critical attention to the stark contrast between the public's opinion and the European Commission’s current approach to harm reduction, as revealed by the...

The Future of Nicotine Products in a Right-Leaning EU Parliament

The 2024 European Union elections have brought a significant shift towards the right, marking a pivotal moment for the vaping and heated tobacco industries....

Out with the Old Puff: Switzerland Votes to Eliminate Disposable Vapes

In a significant move on June 12, the Swiss House of Representatives approved a motion to ban the sales of disposable electronic cigarettes. The...

China’s E-cigarette Exports to Croatia Plummet in April 2024: A Detailed Analysis

China's e-cigarette exports to Croatia have seen significant shifts in April 2024, with the latest data from the General Administration of Customs shedding light...

HSE Issues Urgent Warning on Vapes with Illegal Nicotine Levels

Immediate Safety Alert: E-Cigarettes Exceeding Nicotine Limits The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) in Ireland has recently issued an urgent warning about certain e-cigarettes containing...

Germany’s Progressive E-Cigarette Policy: Safeguarding Health with Regulation

Germany, known for its stringent regulations, particularly in public health, has crafted a meticulous approach to the burgeoning popularity of e-cigarettes. This comprehensive overview...

Sweden’s Trailblazing Journey to a Smoke-Free Society

Sweden is on the brink of achieving a monumental public health milestone, with its smoking rate anticipated to plunge below the pivotal 5 percent...

Decrease in Smoking Rates Among German Youth: A Positive Trend

According to a recent report published by Aerzte Zeitung on May 27, the Federal Center for Health Education in Germany (BZgA) has observed a...

Dutch Proposal to Standardize E-Cigarettes: Aiming to Reduce Youth Appeal

The Dutch Ministry of Health, through its National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), has put forward a proposal to standardize the...

Understanding Spain’s E-Cigarette Standards and Labeling Requirements

Spain has set comprehensive standards and labeling requirements for e-cigarettes to ensure consumer safety and provide clear product information. Here's a breakdown of these...

Ireland Raises Tobacco Sale Age to 21, Leading the EU in Public Health Policy

Ireland Takes a Bold Step in Tobacco Control Ireland's health minister, Stephen Donnelly, alongside the minister for public health, wellbeing, and the national drugs strategy,...