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14 February 2017 - 10:36, by , in E-liquid & E-cigarette, Comments off
The new FDA e-cigarette regulations require the manufacturer to make the case that their product 'presents less risk than other tobacco products' among other things. In the absence of a predicate tobacco product, the case is made in a Premarket Tobacco Product Application (‘PMTA’).But for a range of e-liquids, for example, how much does a PMTA cost?
1 July 2016 - 11:13, by , in E-liquid & E-cigarette, Comments off
On the morning of the 24th June 2016 we woke up to the news that  the United Kingdom had voted to leave the European Union. After 43 years of union, the Vote Leave campaign had won - by a narrow margin - and a ‘Brexit’ is now underway.
15 February 2016 - 15:16, by , in E-liquid & E-cigarette, Comments off
The nicotine concentration claim on the label of an e-liquid should be accurate i.e. the label claim should match the actual nicotine content or as close as reasonably possible. But what should be the acceptable limit – or tolerance – of actual nicotine concentration? Should it be  +/- 5%, 10% or 15% of label claim?  More?   E-liquid Manufacturing...
6 January 2016 - 10:33, by , in E-liquid & E-cigarette, Comments off
On 16th November 2015 a new milestone in the e-cigarette world was reached: the first electronic cigarette was licensed as a medical product. But it never made it to market. We wrote about the product back in 2015 – and now, with the recent announcement by Public Health England, we take a refresh look at the...
8 December 2015 - 15:24, by , in E-liquid & E-cigarette, Comments off
During informal conversations with e-liquid and device manufacturers at the various conventions and expos this year, many have expressed their opinions and interpretations of the TPD. These exchanges have, in my view, exposed a number of misunderstandings, falsehoods, and inaccuracies. In order to provide some clarity, I have addressed some of the most common ones...