Legislation

WHO is refusing to listen to the evidence on vaping and harm reduction

The Vapour Product Association of South Africa and it’s CEO and Chairperson, Zodwa Velleman, joined other International vaping bodies and campaigners led by the UK Vaping Industry Associations (UKVIA) to issue a call to action to the WHO to remedy this contradiction, asking that vaping products be treated separately to tobacco products. Consumer groups and …

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Vaping community declares its position on proposed smoking Bill

The Vaping Products Association hosted a ground-breaking conference on the proposed smoking Bill (Tobacco Control and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Bill), which was released about three months ago by the Department of Health as part of its strategy to regulate smoking in South Africa. This ground-breaking conference was attended by a number of experts including …

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We can learn from the UK Legislative process of the vaping industry

Never before has the British parliament’s Science and Technology Committee, led by their Chairman Mr Norman Lamb MP, come out so boldly in support of the relaxation of regulations of their vaping industry. Following the tabling of the report on e-cigarettes, the Committee is calling for the UK government to abandon the strict EU’s anti-vaping …

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