TGA seizes 40,000 vapes as part of multi-agency operation in Queensland
- Queensland individual fined nearly $16,000 after allegedly importing unregistered nicotine vaping productsIt is alleged that the individual attempted to import six different types of nicotine vaping products (prescription medicines). The unapproved nicotine vaping products were intercepted by the Australian Border Force and have been seized and will be destroyed under advice from the TGA.
- On 22 February the TGA, with the assistance of NSW Police, executed 3 search warrants connected to an individual operating in the Newcastle area of New South Wales.
- Best Body Industries Pty Ltd and an executive officer fined almost $130,000 for alleged unlawful advertising of sports supplementsBest Body Industries Pty Ltd fined for alleged unlawful advertising of sports supplements