Vap'brèves offers you your flash e-cigarette news for the day of Thursday 8 December 2016. (Update the news to 12h16).
In 2016 in Belgium, the Poison Control Center recorded three times more reports of poisoning e-cigarette refilling liquid than 2015. It is especially bottles that contain nicotine that are dangerous. To leave out of reach of children. (See the article)
FRANCE: RUN FOR THE VAPE IN MARCH IN PARIS
Registrations for the Paris Half Marathon are open. Vap'you proposes to create a "team vape" and run together for the vape 5 March 2017. There is still time to register for those interested. (See the article)
SWITZERLAND: LPTAB BILL FINALLY REFERRED
This morning, the National Council voted to return the bill on tobacco products LPTab. This project treated vape products indiscriminately as smoking, with the same restrictions for users, sellers and producers as those to be adopted for cigarettes. The referral of this project is final since both chambers voted. (See the article / Info Philippe Poirson)
UNITED STATES: E-CIGARETTE IS A THREAT TO YOUNG PEOPLE
For Vivek Murthy, the "Us General Surgeon", e-cigarettes are a new threat to young people's health. In a report released on Thursday, Vivek Murthy acknowledged that more research is needed on the vape but also said that e-cigarettes are not harmless and that too many teenagers are using them. (See the article)