UK Tobacco Control Plan ‘must tackle misinformation’ about alternatives

Members of Parliament (MPs) have called on the UK government to ensure that the forthcoming Tobacco Control Plan will be taken as an opportunity to tackle misinformation around tobacco alternatives, encourage switching to less harmful products, and support online retailers.

During a backbench debate organised by Conservative MP Bob Blackman this week, Mark Pawsey, chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (AAPG) for Vaping, said recognition of reduced-harm products should be integrated into the new plan.

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Antonia Di Lorenzo

Assistant news editor/senior reporter
Antonia is a member of the editorial team and holds a masters degree in Law from the University of Naples Federico II, Italy. She moved in 2013 to London, where she completed a postgraduate course at the London School of Journalism. In the UK, she worked as a news reporter for a financial newswire and a magazine before moving to Barcelona in 2019.

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