Brent Stanford, Executive Producer RegulatorWatch.com interviews Suzy McDonald, the Director General of the Tobacco Control Directorate at Health Canada to discuss vaping regulations and Senate Bill S-5.
Part 1 – Striking Balance
S-5 aims to balance the issue of allowing adults, particularly adult smokers, legal access to vaping products as a likely less harmful alternative to tobacco products, while still protecting youth from nicotine addiction and potential inducement to use tobacco products — Suzy McDonald, Health Canada
Part 2 – Big Issues
Health Canada plans on taking a staged approach to regulating vaping products. We’d like to focus first on labeling, particularly around information to consumers, the idea that nicotine is addictive and reporting requirements to better understand the market — Suzy McDonald, Health Canada