Juul ordered to halt sale of electronic cigarette products in U.S.

Juul ordered to halt sale of electronic cigarette products in U.S.

Juul ordered to halt sale of electronic cigarette products in U.S. Action part of sweeping effort by U.S. FDA to bring scientific scrutiny to vaping industry U.S. federal health officials on Thursday ordered Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the national market, the latest blow to the embattled company widely blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping. The action is part of a sweeping effort by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to bring scientific scrutiny to the multibillion-dollar vaping industry after years of regulatory delays. The FDA said Juul must stop selling its vaping device and its tobacco- and menthol-flavoured cartridges. Those already on the market must be removed. Consumers aren't restricted from having or using Juul's products, the agency said. To stay on the …
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