Top tobacco control experts to FDA: Studies of e-cigs suggest more benefit than harm

“Experts estimate that exclusive e-cigarette use is associated with about five percent of the mortality risks of smoking.” Continue reading Top tobacco control experts to FDA: Studies of e-cigs suggest more benefit than harm

EU doesn’t oppose smoking — just not getting its cut of tobacco sales

As a lucrative 12-year long financial deal comes to an end, the EU threatens to cut ties with Philip Morris unless it gets an even better deal. EU concern for public health is just a pose. Continue reading EU doesn’t oppose smoking — just not getting its cut of tobacco sales

Formaldehyde exposure from 3 e-cigarette formats tested well below WHO quality guidelines

“The results showed that even the worst case amount of formaldehyde per 10 puffs of the e-cigarettes tested, was over 10 times less than the formaldehyde from a 3R4F reference cigarette smoked under standard ISO conditions.” Continue reading Formaldehyde exposure from 3 e-cigarette formats tested well below WHO quality guidelines