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UKVIA in City A.M. – Why the vaping industry is ready to send Brussels’ ill- conceived red tape up in smoke

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The UKVIA’s Doug Mutter appeared in the City A.M. in print and online on Thursday with his take on the Tobacco Products Directive, coming in to force this Saturday. Doug highlights that, whilst we’re not against regulation, the TPD needs a serious rethink. The full text is as follows: The 8 June is clearly going to be the date at the forefront of everyone’s mind over the coming weeks. But…

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Vaping Post – Air Sampling confirms secondhand vapor is harmless

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Check out this article on the Vaping Post on secondhand vapour from earlier this week. One case from a California Department of Public Health study into air sampling in vape shops has found that “secondhand vaping” appears to result in minimal exposure of hazardous chemicals to bystanders. You can find the original blog post by Dr. Michael Siegel which the Vaping Post is commenting on here. As Dr. Michael Siegel says:…

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Daily Mail: E-cigarettes are getting non-smoking teens hooked on nicotine

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UKVIA comment on the recently published article by the Daily Mail on the vaping culture among teenagers. A UK Vaping Industry Association spokesman said, “Public Health England and the Royal College of Physicians have found vaping to be at least 95% safer than smoking tobacco. Addressing a cross-party group of MPs and Peers recently (the APPG on e-cigarettes, 6.12.16), Public Health England, Cancer Research UK and smoking cessation expert Professor Hajek told…

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