Monthly Archives: May 2016

E-vapor research: From unsubstantiated fear to misleading information

The researchers found that increased white blood cell activity in response to e-vapor exposure was similar to that observed in smokers of traditional cigarettes and...

New Zealand celebrates World Smokefree Day while promoting Ecig ban lift

Internationally, World Smokefree Day is known as World No Tobacco Day, and is celebrated annually on 31 May. "They may well take a case against...

Should Accusing Vaping as being “Socially Unacceptable”, be Considered “Socially Unacceptable” ?

There is a little ‘parable’ which has done the rounds, but in the context of what is to come, let me repeat the story. Not...

Unexpected outcomes from the TPD in the Netherlands

Advertising ban but vaping still allowed in public places The Netherlands have been one of the first EU Member State to work on EU TPD's...

Peter Denholtz (The Henley Vaporium): “I believe that the FDA is intent on killing...

The Vaping Post: Michael Siegel from Boston University roughly estimates to $300,000 the cost for the manufacturer to file a single PTMA (Pre-Market Tobacco...

EU TPD: Big fuss among vaping professionals

Last May 20, the customers of the British manufacturers Cuts Ice, owner of the e-liquid brands T-Juice (among which the best-seller Red Astaire), Halcyon Haze...

France: AFNOR ready to certify e-liquids, a pledge of confidence for vapers

AFNOR Certification, in a press release, announced that e-liquid manufacturers may receive certification approval provided that the standard AFNOR XP D90-300-2 published in 2015 is respected. Manufacturers...

Mixed headlines as PHE support switching in pregnant women, but Manchester scientists recycle old...

British doctors claim vaping “can cause COPD” A team of researchers at the University of Manchester say they have uncovered new evidence that electronic cigarettes...

A “Perfect Storm for the Cassandra Reference.”

On the 29th of August 2015 Carl Phillips stated that his, “reading finds this (the 95% safer claim) a not-very-veiled stalking horse for medicalizing...

Malaysia: The collapse of a fruitful vaping market

Economic Boom with no regulatory framework It is useful to remind that the Malaysian market for vaping products grew in the complete absence of any regulatory...
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