Vap'News offers you flash news about the e-cigarette for Monday 2 September 2019 day. (Update the news at 09h51)
UNITED STATES: GROWING CONCERN ABOUT E-CIGARETTE
Cases of pulmonary problems have been increasing for several weeks in the country. But according to the first elements, it is a misuse of the electronic cigarette that could explain them. (See the article)
UNITED STATES: CEO OF JUUL LABS RECOMMENDS NON-SMOKERS NOT TO USE E-CIGARETTE
Kevin Burns, the founder and CEO of JUUL, recommended in an interview with CBS Morning on Thursday August 29 not to use the electronic cigarettes it markets. " Do not vapot. Do not use JUUL He said. (See the article)
FRANCE: SA E-CIGARETTE EXPLOSES, IT THOUGHTS IT TO BE KEPT ON IT!
On Sunday, around 11 h, the gendarmes received a strange phone call. At the end of the handset, a man in a state of astonishment, about forty years old. He explains that he has just been shot in the thigh. The proof ? A beautiful burn under the clothes and a projectile lying on the ground. (See the article)
UNITED STATES: FTC TURNS PRESS ON JUUL ONCE AGAIN!
The maker of electronic cigarettes is suspected by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) of using deceptive marketing methods to target youth. The startup Juul, valued 50 billion, is already under the yoke of two other investigations in the United States. (See the article)
UNITED KINGDOM: 25% OF LYCEANS HAVE ALREADY USED E-CIGARETTE!
According to a National Health Service survey released on Tuesday, the use of electronic cigarettes among school-age children in Britain has remained stable over the past two years, with one quarter of students having used the devices. (See the article)
FRANCE: THE SMALL VAPOTIZER CANDIDATE AT ENTREPRENEUR AWARD EY!
With 53% overall sales growth for the 2018 year, Le Petit Vapoteur, a company specializing in the sale of electronic cigarettes and liquids born in Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, has a bright future ahead of it. The company is a candidate for the prize of entrepreneur EY West, whose winners will be unveiled the 30 September in Nantes. (See the article)
CANADA: TOWARDS A REGULATION OF VAPOTAGE IN SASKATCHEWAN?
Saskatchewan Health Minister Jim Reiter says the government could introduce a bill in October to regulate the use of electronic cigarettes in the province. (See the article)
CANADA: ADVERTISING RESTRICTIONS NECESSARY TO LIMIT VAPOTAGE OF YOUNG PEOPLE?
The popularity of vaping is increasing. One in six young Canadians is now using e-cigarettes, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo in Ontario. This popularity seems to be fueled by advertising in the shops and on television, and they must now be much more strictly regulated in the opinion of the experts. (See the article)