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Big Tobacco May Soon be Able to Advertise HnB Devices

may soon be able to advertise their heat-not-burn (HnB) devices, as these are not always classified as tobacco products (despite the fact they do contain tobacco). On the other hand, e-cigarettes remain regulated as tobacco products even though they do no
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 12, 2018 19:34

ARCHIVE: 302 - Effect of Flavoring Chemicals on Free Radical Formation in Electronic Cigarette Aerosols

Flavoring chemicals, or flavorants, have been used to flavor electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) since they first appeared on the market. Despite their inclusion in nearly every e-liquid available, little is known about their toxicological effects. Aero
Science Direct
added Apr 12, 2018 00:28

[UK] Chemicals used to flavour e-cigarettes could be toxic: Citrus or floral scents may cause cancer, study finds

Substances that give the tobacco substitute a citrus or floral scent significantly increase the production of free radicals, a US study found. Free radicals are molecules that damage healthy cells and have been linked to inflammation, heart disease and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 12, 2018 00:26

“A toxicological experiment”: Additional study needed on e-cigarette use

Given the countless unique e-liquid flavors and the on-going development of new devices, this research is difficult to generalize, they said, but they are concerned that more unidentified toxins exist.
Scope (Stanford University School of Medicine)
added Apr 12, 2018 00:09

Comparing the cytotoxicity of electronic cigarette fluids, aerosols and solvents

A hierarchy of potency was established for the aerosolised products. Our data show that (1) e-cigarette aerosols can produce cytotoxic effects in cultured cells, (2) four patterns of cytotoxicity were found when comparing refill fluids and their correspo
Tobacco Control
added Apr 10, 2018 22:34

Toxins produced by e-cigarettes vary by flavor

The flavor of an e-cigarette may affect more than a consumer's taste buds, according to Penn State researchers who say the chemicals that make up different flavors also produce different levels of free radicals, toxins often associated with cancer and ot
Medical Xpress (
added Apr 10, 2018 17:43

Long-simmering battle over e-cigarettes erupts as FDA clamps down on nicotine

Anti-tobacco groups say it's time for vaping companies to submit information about their products to the FDA, while e-cigarette manufacturers say such a demand is burdensome, unnecessary, and would create a black market of dangerous products. Meanwhile,
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Apr 10, 2018 16:36

Do flavouring compounds contribute to aldehyde emissions in e-cigarettes?

The e-cigarettes tested herein emit very low levels of aldehydes. Some flavourings may contribute to aldehyde emissions, but the absolute levels were minimal. Validated methods should be used when analysing e-cigarette emissions.
Food and Chemical Toxicology
added Apr 9, 2018 16:33

Another Expert Points Out Flaws in ‘Metals in E-Liquid’ Study

Last month, a study suggesting the presence of toxic metal levels in e-liquids, made headlines and was quoted by numerous articles. However, another science expert is pointing out that this is once again a case of misinterpreted data.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:30

The association of e-cigarette use with exposure to nickel and chromium: A preliminary study of non-invasive biomarkers

Highlights • E-cigarette heating coils are commonly made of Ni and Cr, known carcinogens. • Ni and Cr levels were detected in aerosol samples from e-cigarette devices of users. • These levels in aerosol were positively associated with Ni and Cr biomark
Environmental Research
added Apr 9, 2018 16:29
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