Regulatory briefing

UK’s tax plans include a new category for heated tobacco

Written by Freddie Dawson || 9th July 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
Europe
UK
UK
Heated tobacco
Regulatory briefing
Heated-tobacco products are to receive their own taxation category and rate in the UK. A rate and commencement date for the duty on tobacco consumables for heat-not-burn (HnB) products will be announced in the autumn budget ...

FDA moves on nicotine levels in combustibles, leaving e-cigs alone

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 15th March 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Combustibles
Politics & policy
Vapour
Regulatory briefing
The US FDA has taken a step closer to regulating nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes, but excluded vapour products from its proposals, even predicting a low-nicotine regime might encourage smokers toward electronic alternatives ...

New views on nicotine: now the FDA is reconsidering NRT, too

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 16th January 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Politics & policy
Regulatory briefing
As the US FDA gets to grips with its new focus on nicotine as a single marketplace, it is planning to take a fresh look at one of the longest-established non-combustible forms of the substance – nicotine replacement...

Regulation, creativity and variety – that was the e-cig year that was

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 27th December 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

Asia
Europe
North America
UK
UK
United States
Heated tobacco
Regulatory briefing
ECigIntelligence’s review of the year gone by reflects the big stories of the e-cigarette world in 2017, the trends in regulation, the developing and diverging markets, the science and innovation, and peers into the crystal ball to consider...

Heated tobacco on the agenda as European Commission mulls next TPD

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 2nd December 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
EU
Europe
Heated tobacco
Regulatory briefing
Tighter regulation “is on the way” for e-cigs, according to the European Commission’s commissioner for health and food safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, who sees “possibilities”  for “stronger regulation” to “stop advertising and online...

US e-cig tax parity proposal likely to founder

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 27th October 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Heated tobacco
Regulatory briefing
E-cigarettes could be taxed at the same level as cigarettes if a new US proposal passes into law. TobaccoIntelligence believes this attempt is likely to fail ...