E-Cigarette Battery Explodes In Car, Couple Sues
Drea said it is uncertain when the FDA will rule but that the decision should provide states with guidance on e-cigarette regulation. Were waiting on FDA, said Drea. She said a major association concern is that e-cigarettes simply reinforce a smokers addiction to nicotine. There also are concerns the flavored products attract the young. The flavor part of it is particularly troubling because that kills the taste, said Drea.
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Jennifer Ries and her husband, Xavier, of Corona, Calif. are suing the e-cigarette manufacturer VapCigs after its rechargeable battery caught fire. They were on their way to the Los Angeles International Airport for a volunteer trip to South America back in March, she told CBS News. She was charging a VapCigs e-cigarette when her husband thought he smelled nail polish remover.
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Antismoking groups push for veto of R.I. e-cigarette legislation
Reynolds Tobacco, the nations second-largest tobacco company and makers of Camel, Winston, Salem, Kool and other traditional cigarette brands, agreed. At the end of the day, what we feel is important is that Rhode Island enact a law that keeps this out of the hands of minors, said Hogan, who is also a former Rhode Island lobbyist. Bottom line. The North Carolina-based company has pushed for legislation banning e-cigarette use by minors in dozens of states, including Rhode Island, this year, as it prepares to roll out its own e-cigarette line, VUSE. Governor Chafee spokeswoman Christine Hunsinger says he is still evaluating the bill, which was introduced by Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio, D-North Providence, and had not been officially transmitted to his office as of Tuesday. Chafee has six days from when he receives the bill to sign it into law, veto it or let it become law without his signature. If approved, Rhode Island would join roughly two dozen other states that ban minors from using e-cigarettes, according to tobacco and e-cigarette industry officials.
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PMA Calls for E Cigarette Ban Reports DeltaScan.org
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