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Toxicant levels in Vype ePen emissions are on average 92-99% less compared to smoke

A comparison between the vapour from Vype ePen – a commercially available e-cigarette – and 3R4F – a reference cigarette – revealed substantial reductions in the e-Pen’s emissions for all toxicant groups measured. Most cigarette smoke toxicants could not
added Dec 3, 2016 02:17

A closer look at the chemicals in e-cigarettes

The researchers say knowing what compounds are present in e-cigarettes isn't enough. They say there needs to be more information about how these chemicals change once heated to the point of becoming water vapor. The study cites previous research that ha
Consumer Affairs
added Dec 3, 2016 00:05

[UK] Scientists say flavoured e-cigarettes 250 times more toxic than recommended safety level

Dr Andrey Khlystov and colleague analysed vapours created from both unflavoured and flavoured e-liquids loaded into three popular types of e-cigarettes. The tests for 12 different aldehydes showed the amount of potentially harmful compounds varied widely
The Mirror (uk)
added Dec 3, 2016 00:04

[Canada] Anti-smoking advocates push minister for further tobacco restrictions in Alberta

“We want an across-the-board ban on all flavours, across-the-board protection for all workers from second-hand smoke, and we want the legislation implemented in its entirety,” said Les Hagen, director of the advocacy group Action on Smoking and Health.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:09

UCSF public comment on FDA Listing of Ingredients in Tobacco Products – Revised Draft Guidance for Industry

We just submitted the following comment to the FDA....Tobacco product ingredient submissions are an essential component of FDA’s mandate under the Tobacco Control Act to protect the public health, reduce tobacco use and its harms, and inform consumers of
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 30, 2016 06:04

[Canada] Smoke-Free Alberta asks: Why hasn't all of the Smoking Reduction Act been enacted?

A letter Monday from the Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta to Health Minister Sarah Hoffman asks why the NDP Government continues to put off full implementation of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, passed three years ago by the Progressive Conservat
added Nov 28, 2016 01:22

A few clarifications about our e-cigeratte study

, we were amazed to see some commenters suggesting that our study was sponsored by the tobacco industry. This is completely untrue. This was an internally funded study. None of us, nor the Desert Research Institute has any connection to the tobacco indust
Desert Research Institute
added Nov 26, 2016 02:26

[Canada] Saskatchewan vaping community concerned about upcoming federal legislation

New rules could be on the way for those who smoke e-cigarettes in our country and not everybody is happy about them. Jules Knox reports on the mixed reaction from local residents.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Nov 26, 2016 01:17

Tobacco Flavors Draw in Young Folks

Flavored tobacco products attract young people who also consider them less harmful, researchers say. The University of North Carolina team reviewed 40 studies conducted in the United States and other countries to assess people's attitudes about non-menth
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 24, 2016 15:11

Flavors influence appeal and use of most tobacco products, especially for youth

Tobacco products like cigarettes and e-cigarettes are more appealing and are considered less harmful, especially to younger people, when they come in flavors like cherry, coffee or candy floss, researchers from the University of North Carolina Lineberger
Medical Xpress (
added Nov 24, 2016 02:22
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