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7 Shocking consequences of an EU Ecig ban

How An EU Ecig Ban Could Send One Million People Back To Smoking (Infographic)

Last month over 1600 of you took a survey, saying how you would react to an ECIG ban. The results are now out. Click on the infographic below to view the results in full size! Embed this Infographic on Your Site </p> <p><a href=’http://www.ecigarettedirect.co.uk/ashtray-blog/2014/02/eu-ecig-ban-return-smoking.html’><img src=’http://www.ecigarettedirect.co.uk/ashtray-blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/430.7consequencesofavapingban.jpg’ alt=’7 Consequences of an EU Ecig ban’ width=’430′ border=’0′ /></a> […]

Comment l’interdiction de l’UE ECIG pourrait envoyer plus d’un million de personnes à fumeur

Embed this infogrpahic on your site. Source: The Ashtray Blog Pourquoi cette enquête? Le gouvernement de l’UE et le Royaume-Uni et des médicaments Autorité de régulation des soins de santé ( MHRA ) ont fait pression pour la médicalisation des cigarettes électroniques. La MHRA a dit cela signifierait une interdiction sur tous les appareils de […]

What's Next For UK and EU Vapers: 12 Top Vapers, Campaigners and Politicians Comment

After intense lobbying from vapers, the EU last week decided not to classify electronic cigarettes as medical devices. But with the UK government intent on proceeding with a ban, and the EU still intent on banning online sales, the battle’s not over. We asked 12 vapers, campaigners and politicians what ‘s next for vapers in […]

Man exhaling smoking against a dark background.

Study says E-Cigarettes are ‘99% Less Harmful Than Smoking’

A study by Professor Igor Burstyn, Drexel University School of Public Health, shows that e-cigarette use poses no danger to users or to bystanders. Professor Burstyn reviewed 9,000 observations (peer reviewed papers and ‘grey’ papers) of the chemicals found in e-cigarette use and found the levels of harmful chemicals to the user or the ‘passive […]

Breaking News: EU Votes to Ban Ecigs, Keep Tobacco Cigarettes Legal and Keep Collecting Tobacco Taxes

If all the smokers in Britain stopped smoking cigarettes and started smoking e-cigarettes we would save 5 million deaths in people who are alive today. It’s a massive potential public health prize. Professor John Britton, chair of the Tobacco Advisory Group of the Royal College of Physicians Source: BBC Unfortunately, the EU chose not to listen to […]

How the Internet is Stopping a Ban on Electronic Cigarettes

Before the Internet… Here’s how what would have happened to e-cigs if they had been invented 30 years ago. 1982: Electronic Cigarette is invented. 1983: Large companies recognise the threat to tobacco and pharmaceutical industry. Anti-smoking groups funded by the pharmaceutical industry campaign against the device. 1984: Tobacco industry agrees that to admit the e-cigarette […]