- The PMTA process applies a rigorous, science-based standard before new tobacco products may be legally marketed in the U.S.
- We filed NTSO complaints against eight retailers due to repeated violations, including selling to minors. The actions seek to prohibit the sale of regulated tobacco products for 30 days.
- Despite major progress, cigarette use continues to be the leading cause of preventable death and disease in the United States. The good news is that you can do something about it now.
- Introducing "Fresh Empire," FDA's first campaign to discourage African American, Hispanic, and Asian American/ Pacific Islander youth from using tobacco.
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