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Public comments now open: FDA seeks standard to lower nicotine in cigarette

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

 

Public comments now open: FDA seeks standard to lower nicotine in cigarettes
The FDA recently issued a notice for public comment onTobacco Product Standard for Nicotine Level of Combusted Cigarettesfor consideration in developing a potential nicotine product standard.
FDA is exploring lowering nicotine in cigarettes to a minimally or nonaddictive level; lowering nicotine levels could potentially save millions of lives, both in the near and long-terms and dramatically change the future of smoking in this country. Learn more in the video from the FDA Center for Tobacco Products, How Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes Could Change the Future of Public Health.
To submit comments:
  1. View the Federal Register notice (Docket Number FDA-2017-N-6189)
  2. https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2018/03/16/2018-05345/tobacco-product-standard-for-nicotine-level-of-combusted-cigarettes#addresses?utm_source=NUCU+-+March+17%2C+2018&utm_campaign=NUCU+1292017&utm_medium=email
  3. Select from the submission options
  4. Submit!
Deadline:June 14, 2018at 11:59 p.m. EDT