The Global Forum on Nicotine took place last month in Warsaw. Huge names in the industry including Dr Farsilinos, Deborah Arnott and Dr Lion Shahab were among the speakers and gave their views on the current e-cigarette market climate, harm reduction and regulation. See some of the key presentations below.
What would good regulation look like?
Clive Bates reports on the current regulation within the tobacco and related products industry. Looking at product regulation and promotional restrictions Clive Bates tells us what works, what doesn’t and how it can be improved.
Toxicant exposure: a comparison between e-cigarettes and heat not burn
Dr Konstantinos Farsilinos presents the differences in toxicant exposure between heat not burn devices and e-cigarettes. Dr Farsilinos concludes with his thoughts on heat not burn technology and whether it is viable alternative to cigarettes or e-cigarettes.
Post the EU TPD and pre-Brexit
Deborah Arnott, Chief Executive of ASH presents the situation on regulations since the EU TPD came into force and what may happen in the run up to Brexit. Arnott talks about the reviewing of e-cigarette regulations, Great Repeal Bill and UK perceptions on e-cigarettes.
E-cigarettes during pregnancy
Professor Linda Bauld presents the latest views on using e-cigarettes during pregnancy, including women’s attitudes towards using the devices and motivational factors for vaping while pregnant. Bauld also goes in to detail on the affects of smoking and using NRTs during pregnancy.