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Cigarette filter manufacturing continues to change to meet consumer tastes, technology, and regulation, leading to the introduction of filters in different sizes, materials, tobacco concentration, and flavors. Read more

Features

Essentra has appointed Hugo Azinheira as global innovations director. Azinheira will bring 15 years of product and marketing innovation experience in the tobacco industry to the team. Read more

News

Though the overall global consumption of tobacco is decreasing, certain parts of the industry are growing. Read more

Features

The European Commission implemented delegated acts to specify the technical details regarding track and trace, authentication, tamper verification, and security features on tobacco products. Read more

Features

One of the industry’s most innovative and popular products in recent years has undoubtedly been flavor capsules. Over recent years, flavored capsule cigarettes have continuously gained increasing popularity with consumers the world over. Read more

Features

Essentra Plc’s Scientific Services facility is the only laboratory in the UK to be named on the European Union’s list of approved providers for its tobacco products directive testing. Read more

Manufacturing

Legislation to control tobacco products is becoming more stringent and operating in this sector is increasingly complex with new ever-changing legislative requirements. Read more

Features

Essentra, the global supplier of essential components, has launched two industry-leading e-cigarette solutions – the company’s first ‘full service’ white-label products in the category. Read more

E-Cigs


From the Associate editor

Regulating by science,
not prejudice

Everyone can agree that regulations should be in place to control e-cigarettes. But, shouldn’t these regulations be based on new scientific findings more than old prejudice?

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