Regulatory reports

Regulatory report: China – heated tobacco

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 23rd September 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
China
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Heated tobacco, like any other tobacco-containing product, is considered part of the Tobacco Monopoly in China and regulated as a general tobacco product. This report provides an overview of the regulatory regime ...

Regulatory report: New Zealand – heated tobacco

Written by Angela Jarosz || 14th September 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Australasia
New Zealand
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
The Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Vaping) Amendment Bill will come into force in November 2020, regulating heated tobacco products in New Zealand for the first time ...

Regulatory report: Mexico – heated tobacco and tobacco alternatives

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 8th September 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Mexico
North America
Heated tobacco
Politics & policy
Snus and oral
Regulatory reports
Tobacco-alternative products are considered to be banned under Mexico’s General Law for Tobacco Control; nevertheless, an informal market persists and there are proposals to bring regulation to a confused legal area ...

Regulatory report: France – heated tobacco

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 5th August 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
France
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Heated tobacco products are regulated in France as novel tobacco products. This report provides an overview of the current regulatory regime for these type of products in France ...

Regulatory report: Japan – heated tobacco

Written by Marija Obradovic || 18th June 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
Japan
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
This report provides a comprehensive overview of the current regulatory landscape for heated tobacco in Japan, where heat-not-burn (HnB) consumables are largely subject to tobacco legislation ...

Regulatory report: Italy – heated tobacco

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 15th June 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Italy
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Italy was one of the first major markets for heated tobacco, which was first regulated and categorised in 2014. This report provides a detailed overview of the current regulatory regime for these products in Italy ...

Regulatory report: Poland – heated tobacco

Written by Angela Jarosz || 10th June 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Poland
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
This report offers a regulatory guide to the current regime for heated tobacco products in Poland, where HnB consumables are considered novel tobacco products ...

Regulatory report: Ukraine

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 28th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Ukraine
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
This report offers a detailed overview of the current regulatory regime in place in Ukraine for heated tobacco products, as well as an analysis of the possible upcoming near-future regulations ...

Regulatory report: Estonia

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 13th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Estonia
Europe
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
A new Amendment Act to the Tobacco Act and the Alcohol, Tobacco, Fuel and Electricity Excise Duty Act is due to come into force in Estonia, providing further regulation for heated tobacco products ...

Regulatory report: Australia

Written by Angela Jarosz || 11th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Australasia
Australia
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
This report offers an overview of the current regulatory landscape for heated tobacco products in Australia, focusing on age and product restrictions, advertising laws and taxation, plus more ...

Regulatory report: India – oral tobacco products

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 30th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
India
Snus and oral
Regulatory reports
This report offers an overview of the current restrictions in place in India for modern oral tobacco products, including product restrictions, marketing and advertising laws and more ...

Regulatory report: Switzerland

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 30th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Switzerland
Heated tobacco
Snus and oral
Regulatory reports
This report covers the current regulatory environment for heated tobacco and snus products in Swizterland, along with analysis of possible future regulation ...

Regulatory report: UK

Written by Marija Obradovic || 30th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
UK
UK
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Heated tobacco is considered a novel tobacco product in the UK. This report covers all current regulation for heated tobacco products in the UK ...

Regulatory report: Romania

Written by Elsa Carrasco || 16th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Romania
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
A draft law to amend the regulation of tobacco products in Romania was submitted in June 2019, aimed at combatting the increasing use of heated tobacco products in the country ...

Regulatory report: the power of regional authorities in Russia

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 30th March 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Russia
World
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Regions in Russia are allowed to exercise their own legal regulation while the federal authorities have not adopted laws. This report analyses the attitude of the regions to the regulation of tobacco-free nicotine-containing products ...

Regulatory report: snus products, with and without tobacco, in Russia

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 10th March 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Russia
World
Nicotine
Snus and oral
Regulatory reports
This report covers the regulatory landscape for tobacco-free and tobacco-containing snus products in Russia. Retail sale of snus containing tobacco has been prohibited in Russia since 2015, but the law does not apply to tobacco-free nicotine snus ...

Regulatory report: how does Sweden regulate tobacco-free snus?

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 10th March 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Sweden
Nicotine
Snus and oral
Regulatory reports
The regulation of tobacco-free pouches is controversial, due to its novelty but also because it is not clear under which regulatory regime these products fall. This report covers Sweden's regulation of tobacco-free snus ...

Regulatory report: US FDA assesses MRTP application for VLN cigarettes

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 21st February 2020 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Combustibles
Companies
Regulatory reports
What benefit might there be in very low nicotine combustible cigarettes? That is the essential question the US FDA must answer in assessing a modified risk tobacco product (MRTP) application from 22nd Century Group for its VLN products...

Global tobacco harm reduction policies: selected country overview

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 11th November 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
Asia
China
Egypt
Europe
France
Germany
India
Indonesia
Iran
Nigeria
North America
Russia
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Spain
Turkey
UK
UK
United Arab Emirates
United States
World
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
This report provides an overview of harm-reduction policies with regards to tobacco use from 18 selected countries from around the...