The problem is that little is known about the precise dangers of being in the same space as a vaper indulging their e-habit. Bialous says few studies have been done, and they were small and focused on a few brands. Personal vaporizers, and the “juice,” which is liquid laced with nicotine, in them, are so different from one another that the emissions of one may not match those of another.
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Electronic cigarettes gain popularity in our area
Electronic cigarette retailer ECigaretteDirect.co.uk says hundreds of jobs could be lost if the EU is successful in imposing tighter regulation on products containing nicotine. The Swansea based firm which itself employs 14 people at its distribution centre and high street stores, has joined a growing Europe wide lobby against a Brussels proposal to class e-cigs as medicines in the same way as nicotine gums and patches which help smokers quit. E-cigarettes contain nicotine but vaporise waste products and manufacturers claim they are an alternative to standard tobacco cigarettes which produce damaging tar and smoke as well as help smokers cut down or quit.
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Electronic cigarette firm joins fight against EU proposals
“Business is doing good. We’ve done a tremendous amount of sales since we lowered our prices from what they used to be, and more people are switching over to e-cigarettes,” Assistant Manager at Overstock eCigs, Bryce Drager said. The convenience of being able to smoke indoors is also a huge plus for some customers. “We’ve got plenty of people that, ‘oh, yeah, you know, I can go out and now I don’t have to leave all my buddies behind while I go out and have a cigarette,'” Gill said. But, some smokers said they wouldn’t feel comfortable using their electronic cigarettes indoors because for them it doesn’t seem acceptable.
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