- n. Alternative form of electronic cigarette.
- e- + cigarette (Wiktionary)
“Jason Healy, president of e-cigarette maker Blu Cigs, called the move somewhat disappointing, but said it isn't the end of the world.”
“In September, the FDA sent five warning letters to e-cigarette distributors for "unsubstantiated claims and poor manufacturing practices.”
“Some e-cigarette distributors have touted their convenience because they can be "smoked" anywhere traditional cigarettes are not allowed.”
“For example, clinically, many people I have seen use the e-cigarette and then switch back and forth with their regular brands.”
“Sottera Inc., an Arizona e-cigarette distributor that joined the suit as a plaintiff, and some other e-cigarette purveyors say their products are simply recreational alternatives to cigarettes and should not be subject to the onerous pre-approval process required of quit-smoking aids.”
“The appeals court Monday also refused to reinstate a stay of a preliminary injunction that was granted to the e-cigarette distributors by a U.S. district-court judge in January 2010.”
“The Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it wouldn't appeal a January federal court ruling stating that electronic cigarettes should be regulated as tobacco products, not drug delivery devices, in a move that was hailed as a victory for e-cigarette manufacturers and distributors.”
“But manufacturers hailed FDA's move as a victory for the small but growing e-cigarette market.”
“The Department of Transportation has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking NPRM that proposes a ban on e-cigarette use in airliners.”
“Jason Healy, president of e-cigarette maker Blu Cigs, called the news a good first step, but said the pending rule changes will be more beneficial for "weeding out the shady companies.”
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