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Our aim is to decrease the impact smoking has on public health. This is why we are developing a portfolio of smoke-free products and are assessing their impact on individual and public health with rigorous scientific methods.Read about the smoke-free approach
Our rigorous development and assessment program for smoke-free products is inspired by the pharmaceutical industry's practices for novel drugs. Our program is run in accordance with the FDA's draft guidance on Modified Risk Tobacco Products (2012).