Philippines

Policy Summary: 

An order classifies e-cigarettes as medicinal products and medical devices. They must pass the safety, efficacy and quality evaluation of the Food and Drug Authority of the Philippines for market authorization as a health product and health-related device to be issued. The cartridge and devices are required to be childproof. E-cigarettes are subject to clean air laws in the tobacco regulation act, which prohibits their use in public places and restricts their use on public transportation.

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