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GLANTZ: A sampling of Clive Bates on Twitter

I hear a lot of calls for civility in the debate over e-cigarettes. A friend sent this summary of some recent tweets from Clive Bates, in just the past couple of weeks. Cowardly public health 'boot boys' and their smearing, sneering, jeering letter (C
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:21

[UK] KanaVape: Britain's first cannabis e-joint is now available to buy and is completely legal* / *Legal according to claims by KanaVape

The makers of Britain’s first e-joint – Antonin Cohen and Sebastien Beguerie – claim their product is entirely legal as it contains no THC – the chemical in marijuana responsible for mind-bending highs.
Metro Café (uk)
added Dec 21, 2014 05:48

France seeks to stamp out first e-joint

France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched Tuesday with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:29

[France] Legal 'E-spliff' helps relieve pain of MS and cancer patients - without the cannabis high

Legal 'electronic joint' developed to help ailments eased by cannabis It will help calm, relax and ease people's pain, but will not give a 'high'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:28

[UK] STORR: E-cigarettes: is vaping any safer than old-fashioned smoke?

“This is our Advanced Vaping System,” he explains, holding the black stick between thumb and forefinger. “It has all the convenience of cartomisers, and all the power and performance of the latest vaporising devices.”
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 17, 2014 05:43

[Hawaii] Worried About E-Cigarettes? Perhaps You Should Be

Tech Times
added Dec 16, 2014 03:31

China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

Not long ago, Skorite Electronics was a tiny firm struggling to produce pen parts. Today, it is part of an enormous — and virtually unregulated — supply chain centered here that produces about 90 percent of the world’s e-cigarettes.
New York Times
added Dec 13, 2014 21:01

E-cigarette tech takes off as regulation looms

e-cigarettes come in many shapes and sizes and the technological changes only make regulating them more of a headache. At the same time, a rapidly growing market for e-cigarettes and the possibility that the devices could be safer than regular cigarettes
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 8, 2014 22:40
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[Maine] Portland leaders, environmentalists herald effort to eliminate cigarette butts with new tubes

A city spokeswoman says about five dozen "Sidewalk Buttler" cigarette dispensers were recently installed around the city. The tubular receptacles resemble mustachioed butlers and have mouth-shaped inserts where smokers can dispose of cigarette butts.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 5, 2014 11:04
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[Maine] Portland postpones 'Sidewalk Buttler' demo event

An event to promote eliminating cigarette butt litter in Portland has been rescheduled because of heavy ice in the city. A city spokeswoman says about five dozen “Sidewalk Buttler” cigarette dispensers were recently installed around the city. The tubula
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Dec 5, 2014 11:03
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