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John Castle

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Mass. Vaping Ban Lawsuit On Indefinite Hold

Massachusetts' Supreme Judicial Court has put a lawsuit by the Vapor Technology Association on indefinite hold. The lawsuit challenges the state's emergency ban on vapor products, and was signed into effect by Republican Governor Charlie Baker in September. The hold…
John Castle
December 10, 2019
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Prince Edward Island Pursues Tobacco 21

With more and more cities and provinces exploring or establishing new regulations by the week lately, Prince Edward Island is the latest to join in trying to combat underage vaping. P.E.I.’s answer is a measure known in the United States…
John Castle
November 22, 2019
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British Columbia Mulls Flavor Ban

The Province of Ontario finds itself weighing the benefits against the drawbacks of a ban on flavored vaping products. While such a ban would ostensibly be aimed at deterring minors from using vapor products, authorities in Ontario acknowledge the flavors…
John Castle
November 19, 2019
News

Health Canada Bans Vitamin E From Vapes

Officials with Health Canada have been monitoring the situation and advise that the substance is prohibited in Canadian vapor products. Vitamin E oil is frequently used in black market e-liquid as a thickening agent; this practice is hazardous because, at…
John Castle
November 12, 2019
Reviews

CDC Zeroes In On Black Market THC Vapes

While a handful of politicians mix up black market THC products and regulated nicotine vapor products, at least the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) are zeroing in on the…
John Castle
October 29, 2019
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Saskatchewan MLAs Propose Vaping Regulation

As Saskatchewan MLAs assembled this week for the fall sitting, Premier Scott Moe delivered on promises to propose a package of new legislation, including regulations on the province's vapor industry. Moe's legislative proposals were delivered via a Wednesday throne speech…
John Castle
October 25, 2019