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Put e-cigarettes under FDA rules


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Sep 30, 2013

~~<p>Electronic cigarettes, or &quot;e-cigarettes,&quot; have taken off as a novelty item to the point where more and more states are grappling with how to handle them. Some, including Hawaii, already have decided on a course that restricts their sale to minors, which seems the most prudent policy.</p>
<p>And now Hawaii has joined an appeal to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take e-cigarettes under their regulatory umbrella.</p>
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Electronic cigarettes, or "e-cigarettes," have taken off as a novelty item to the point where more and more states are grappling with how to handle them. Some, including Hawaii, already have decided on a course that restricts their sale to minors, which seems the most prudent policy.

And now Hawaii has joined an appeal to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take e-cigarettes under their regulatory umbrella. Login for more...



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