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Liquid Nicotine Packaging Business Guidance

Letters to Manufacturers, Importers, and Retailers of Liquid Nicotine Packaging:

Read the Statute: Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015, PL 114-116

Also, see CPSC’s Poison Prevention Packaging Act Business Guidance

Please note, while the CPSC regulates special packaging of liquid nicotine containers, it does not regulate liquid nicotine substances nor other tobacco and tobacco related products as defined in the CPSA. For regulatory information relating to liquid nicotine and other tobacco products please see this helpful guidance page from the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Center for Tobacco Products (CTP)

Where can I find additional information?

For more information, please contact the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission:

  • Office of Compliance (for specific enforcement inquires): e-mail:; telephone: (800) 638-2772.
  • Small Business Ombudsman (for general assistance understanding and complying with CPSC regulations): e-mail: Please use our Contact Form, which is the best way to get a fast response; telephone: (888) 531-9070.