Regulators will ban menthol cigarettes and chip away at flavored e-cigs to combat teen vaping — but experts say their plans fall short
|11/18/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Federal regulators on Thursday proposed a ban on menthol cigarettes and a move to place flavored e-cigarettes like the Juul behind a stronger regulatory fence.
- Experts say the move doesn’t go far enough. They expected an immediate ban on flavored e-cigs.
- Menthol and mint e-cigarettes aren’t affected by the government’s proposal.
- Earlier this week, the Silicon Valley e-cig startup Juul announced it would temporarily stop selling its flavored e-cigs in stores — a move it probably made in anticipation of the government’s latest statement.
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