Laboratory excellence

The ADACT team are proud to announce that on 9 April 2021 our laboratory received ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation. Following a lengthly period of assessment, Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc. has awarded the…

Changes to vaping in New Zealand

After a successful launch, the rollout of New Zealand’s Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Vaping) Amendment Act is well underway with further changes coming into force on 11 May 2021. The Act which passed on 11…

PMTA Clarification

ADACT have received clarification on General Enforcement Discretion Related to Sept. 9 Premarket Tobacco Applications from the FDA. We received the following on 29 April 2021. “Per a court’s order, for new deemed tobacco products…

Cosmetic products require new registration

Following the UK leaving the European Union on 1 January 2021, cosmetic products – including those with CBD or hemp based ingredients – require re-registering. If you make cosmetic products, which are available to consumers in…

The latest on e-cigarette use and COVID-19

The concept of e-cigarette and vape products acting as a method of COVID-19 transmission has been discussed many times since the pandemic arrived in 2020. The respiratory flow associated with vaping is visible (as opposed to other…

Take part in a new public consultation

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is carrying out a public consultation regarding The Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 (TRPR) and The Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 (SPoT).