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The End of Vape Shops, Hookah Shops, And E-Cigs? FDA’s New “Deeming” Laws

  On April 24, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration(FDA) announced that it was officially “deeming” e-cigs, e-hookah, vape pens, and other tobacco products subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). This article covered the proposed regulation at the time. On May 10, 2016 the FDA published the final rule on the new deeming law. What Are READ MORE

Keep Calm and FSMA Doc On!

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) most comprehensive reform of food safety regulation.  The full Act can be found here.  The FDA’s main goal is to make food safer through every step of the process, starting at farms.  Imported food is also covered under FSMA, which makes sense READ MORE