JUUL Press Release
|05/26/2020 - 13:38||
Up to 60% of students in some schools vaped in past month
ANN ARBOR—Vaping is most heavily concentrated in U.S. schools with a higher proportion of white students, schools in the South and West, and schools where more students smoke cigarettes, a new University of Michigan study shows.
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|05/06/2020 - 10:31||
In Mice, Chronic Inhalation of E-cigarette Vapor Negatively Affects Lungs
New York, NY – May 06, 2020 – According to a new study, mice exposed to aerosols generated from both the older box Mod e-cigarettes and the newer, bestselling JUUL e-cigarettes developed changes in pulmonary function, but did not develop changes in heart rate or blood pressure.
|05/04/2020 - 10:44||
Potentially Hazardous Bacterial Contamination Found in JUUL Vaping Products
New York, NY – May 04, 2020 – In the first study of bacterial contamination of JUUL e-cigarettes, public health researchers have found contamination in the brand’s nicotine vaping liquids. The study was posted online in the Abstract Issue of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (Abstract #10365. TITLE: Microbial Toxins In JUUL Nicotine Vaping Products in the USA).
|04/16/2020 - 16:34||
JUUL Sales Rebounded within Weeks of Self-Imposed Flavor Ban
JUUL’s withdrawal of fruit-flavored products was quickly offset by a combination of increased fruit-flavored sales by JUUL’s competitors and increased sales of other flavors A new study finds JUUL sales recovered within weeks following a dip after the company withdrew some flavored products from stores, eventually surpassing sales from before the change as consumption shifted to the menthol/mint and tobacco flavors that remained on shelves. The finding comes from a new study of sales data by American Cancer Society researchers appearing in the American Journal of Public Health.
|04/01/2020 - 14:29||
FDA Review of E-Cigarettes Is As Critical as Ever Any Delay Related to COVID-19 Must Be Brief
Statement of Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and Truth Initiative.
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|03/31/2020 - 20:16||
FTC Sues to Unwind Altrias $12.8 Billion Investment in Competitor JUUL
Today, the Federal Trade Commission filed an administrative complaint (a public version of which will be available and linked to this news release as soon as possible) alleging that Altria Group, Inc.
|03/30/2020 - 15:10||
Vaping exposes users to more toxic metals than smoking cigarettes
Chemical and Engineering News - E-cigarette liquids and vapors contain metals and metalloids at levels likely to be harmful to people’s health, and people who vape have higher levels of these elements in their blood and other bodily fluids than cigarette and cigar smokers do, according to a review of data from 24 studies (Environ. Health Perspect. 2020, DOI: 10.1289/EHP5686).
|03/17/2020 - 05:16||
Overwhelming Support For Raise The Age To 21 Bill At Senate Hearing
The Raise The Age To 21 bill proposed in Wisconsin received overwhelming support from a wide-ranging and diverse coalition of supporters in a State Senate hearing last week. Senate Bill 364 would raise the age to use or purchase tobacco, including vaping products that include nicotine, to 21 in Wisconsin. The authors of the bill are racing to get it passed out of committee and onto the Senate floor before the legislative session ends.
|02/27/2020 - 03:57||
JUUL Restructures Marketing Models Worldwide
JAKARTA, Indonesia—JUUL Labs is suspending sales in Indonesia indefinitely, according to .com. The company is concerned that retailers are selling its high-nicotine e-cigarettes to young people in a largely unregulated tobacco market.
|02/25/2020 - 20:09||
Attorney General Jennings announces bipartisan, multistate investigation of JUUL
Department of Justice Department of Justice Press Releases Featured Posts News Date Posted: Tuesday, February 25, 2020.
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|02/25/2020 - 18:46||
AG Derek Schmidt: Kansas investigating JUUL business practices
TOPEKA – (February 25, 2020) – Kansas has been investigating JUUL Labs’ business practices in connection with the skyrocketing rate of youth vaping, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today.
|02/25/2020 - 14:02||
Rutledge Announces Bipartisan, Multistate Investigation of JUUL
The 39-state multistate coalition is investigating JUUL’s marketing and sales practices, including targeting of youth, claims regarding nicotine content and statements about risks, safety and effectiveness as a smoking cessation device.
|02/25/2020 - 05:28||
Bipartisan Coalition Looking into JUULs Targeting of Youth Vaping
Attorney General Rosenblum today joined her leadership team, the Attorneys General of Connecticut, Florida, Nevada, and Texas, to announce a bipartisan, multistate investigation into JUUL Labs. The 39-state multistate coalition is investigating JUUL’s marketing and sales practices, including targeting of youth, claims regarding nicotine content, and statements regarding risks, safety and effectiveness as a smoking cessation device.
|02/25/2020 - 04:29||
AG Paxton Announces Bipartisan, Multistate Investigation into JUUL s Marketing Practices
Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his office is leading a bipartisan, 39-state investigation into JUUL Labs, which manufactures and markets e-cigarettes. The multistate coalition of state attorneys general, led by Texas, launched the investigation in response to evidence that JUUL Labs misrepresented the health risks associated with its products and promoted them to children who are not of legal age to purchase tobacco products.
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|02/20/2020 - 07:13||
N.J. Vape Shops Must Close or Rebrand
EAST HANOVER, N.J.—Adam Mitrani opened his first Darth Vapor e-cigarette shop six years ago after his carwash business collapsed, and soon he had a brisk business with two outlets in New Jersey and one in New York. But his fortunes have changed, reports the New York Times.
|02/19/2020 - 19:59||
Governor Cuomo Launches Campaign to Ban Flavored Nicotine Vaping Products and Restrict Vaping Ads Aimed at Youth
Governor's Budget Proposal Includes Legislation Authorizing Health Department to Ban Certain Carrier Oils Used in Vaping Products that have Been Connected to Vaping-Related Illnesses.
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|02/19/2020 - 01:51||
What's in an E-Cigarette?
Helping Teens Quit Smoking and Vaping The Impact of E-Cigarettes on the Lung What Parents Should Know about E-Cigarettes and Kids.
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|02/14/2020 - 11:53||
TN Together Student Survey Highlights Opportunity for Parents to Prevent Youth Substance Use
NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Parents have a valuable opportunity to influence their children’s use of substances if they approach the conversation in early middle school grades, but these conversations are only happening for about half of Tennessee youth. That is one of the primary takeaways highlighted by the first-ever TN Together Student Survey.
|02/06/2020 - 14:40||
American Lung Association Responds to New E-Cigarette Flavor Approach
Statement of American Lung Association President and CEO Harold Wimmer in response to new federal guidance on flavored e-cigarette products in effect today: “Facing a youth e-cigarette epidemic, parents, schools, health groups and communities are looking for solutions to save kids from a lifetime of addiction.
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|02/05/2020 - 22:48||
Lawmakers Press E-Cig Firms on Vaping
WASHINGTON—E-cigarette manufacturers yesterday told members of the House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee that they are focused on preventing underage access to vaping products and aren’t marketing to young people. Lawmakers pushed back, blaming the companies for the youth vaping problem, the Wall Street Journal reported.
|02/04/2020 - 23:29||
Flavored E-Cigarette Ban Starts Tomorrow
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—By tomorrow, retailers must ensure that all flavors except tobacco and menthol for cartridge-based e-cigarettes aren’t on their shelves in order to comply with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidance.
|01/07/2020 - 12:55||
Attorney General Brnovich Sues Juul Labs, Inc.
PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich today announced that his office filed a Consumer Fraud lawsuit against Juul Labs, Inc.
|01/07/2020 - 12:51||
AG Brnovich Sues Eonsmoke and Seeks a Preliminary Injunction to Immediately Prevent Eonsmoke from Selling its Illegal Vaping Products in Arizona
PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich today announced his office also filed an Arizona Consumer Fraud lawsuit against Eonsmoke, LLC, regarding the company’s advertisement and sale of vaping products to Arizonans, including Arizona’s youth. The lawsuit, filed in Maricopa County Superior Court Tuesday morning, is accompanied by a request for a preliminary injunction to immediately prevent Eonsmoke from selling its illegal products in Arizona.
|01/03/2020 - 19:53||
FDA Bans Fruity and Mint Flavored Cartridge-Based E-Cigs
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued final guidance banning most flavored cartridge-based e-cigarettes, except for tobacco and menthol flavors. The guidance permits the sale of e-liquid flavors used in open vaping systems and in disposable, single-use vape products.
|01/03/2020 - 19:19||
FDA Makes Progress, but Needs to Go Further on E-cigarettes
The fact that youth e-cigarette use grew by nearly 40 percent in one year should make preventing children from being able to access all vaping products an immediate priority. We continue to urge Congress to pass legislation that bans all e-cigarette flavors, including menthol for all e-cigarette products and not just pod cartridges.