Vap'News offers you your flash news around the e-cigarette for the 18 October 2019 Friday. (Update the news at 11h04)
USA: LIE E-CIGARETTE STUDY AND INFLAMMATION OF LUNGS!
US researchers at Ohio State University believe that e-cigarettes can cause inflammation of the lungs, even when used for a very short time and without nicotine or added flavors. (See the article)
USA: JUUL SUSPENDS THE SALE OF FLAVORED CARTRIDGES!
No more mango, cream, fruit and cucumber flavors. Only "pods" with tobacco, menthol and mint flavors will continue to be sold. On Thursday, the US leader in electronic cigarettes, Juul Labs, announced the suspension of sales of non-mentholated flavored refills in the United States, while the government of Donald Trump is preparing a national ban. (See the article)
UNITED KINGDOM: E-CIGARETTE HELPING MORE THAN 60 000 PEOPLE IN TOBACCO STOP
Published in the journal Addiction, the study was conducted in the United Kingdom by researchers at University College London (UCL). According to this, more than 60.000 people from England gave up smoking in 2017 thanks to the e-cigarette. (See the article)
SWITZERLAND: BASEL-CAMPAIGN WILL BIND E-CIGARETTE AT LESS THAN 18 YEARS!
Young people under the age of 18 will no longer be able to buy electronic cigarettes in the canton of Basel-Landschaft. This is not the first canton to want to prohibit the sale to minors: the canton of Vaud also wants to do. (See the article)
ANDORRA: AN INCREASE IN THE TOBACCO PRICE TO FIGHT TRAFFICKING!
The Principality of Andorra has raised its tobacco tariffs: the price of a package can not be lower by more than 30% to the cheapest Spanish package, the government said. (See the article)