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Posted On March 30, 2017By Frank ArditoIn Headline News, Legislation

Vape Shops Look To Congress For A Lifeline

There’s a big push to get the president and congress to pass a bill that could mean life or death for the entire vaping industry. By Mark Tenia | March 23rd, 2017 Some say it could be the difference between saving or eliminating hundreds of thousands of jobs across the country including right here in the Richmond area. “There are thousands of small businesses across the country that employ hundreds of thousands of people and these regulations are designed to kill those jobs,” said Jay Taylor, owner of Voltage Vapin in Chesterfield.Read More
Allegheny County Council on Tuesday decided to ban the use of electronic vapor devices in public indoor places. By Dan Majors | March 7th, 2017 The controversial ban, which was approved in an 8-5 vote, relegates the use of e-cigarettes and handheld vaporizers to the same status as tobacco products, forbidden in locations such as schools, government buildings, sports stadiums, restaurants and similar spaces. The measure, which was supported by the Allegheny County Board of Health and county Executive Rich Fitzgerald, will take effect once Mr. Fitzgerald signs it intoRead More
Lawmakers in New Jersey are moving to ban the sale of flavored vaping products, By Eric Boehm | February 28th, 2017 in an effort to stop children from being interested in a product that they are not allowed to buy in the first place. The state already has a ban on flavored tobacco products, with only clove, menthol, and tobacco flavors allowed, and a bill advancing through the state legislature would extend that ban to electronic cigarettes too. The bill advanced out of the the Assembly’s health committee on Monday.Read More
One in four high school teens who have used e-cigarettes have also tried a potentially dangerous new vaping method called dripping- By Ryan W. Miller | February 6th, 2017 dropping e-cigarette liquid directly onto the hot coils of the device to produce thicker, more flavorful smoke — a new study found. “Dripping,” which differs from normal e-cigarette use that slowly releases the liquid from a wick onto a hot atomizer, may expose users to higher levels of nicotine and to harmful non-nicotine toxins, such as formaldehyde and acetaldehyde — known carcinogens. Sixty-four percent ofRead More
A federal appeals court struck down part of Indiana’s controversial law regulating out-of-state production and sale of e-liquids used in vaping. By Tim Evans, Tony Cook & Mark Alesia | January 30th, 2017 In a decision issued today by a three-judge panel from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Judge David Hamilton wrote: “The Act is written so as to have an extraterritorial reach that is unprecedented, imposing detailed requirements of Indiana law on out-of-state manufacturing operations. The Act regulates the design and operation of out-of-state production facilities, including requirements forRead More
LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Strict state regulations for e-liquid manufacturers that took effect in July may be causing customers to look elsewhere for their product. By TribTown.com | January 17th, 2017th The Lafayette Journal and Courier (http://on.jconline.com/2jkMW7Q) reports that the Indiana law requires e-liquids sold by state vendors to be produced at facilities that meet more stern security guidelines. So far, only one company, Lafayette-based Mulhaupt’s Inc., meets those Indiana mandates. Vaping is a substitute to smoking in which users inhale vapor that’s generated from a battery-powered device. The vapor containsRead More
There’s a new tax in Kansas that, in Miguel Raymundo’s view, harms local business. By Chad FreyNewton | January 9th, 2016 Raymundo manages “The Spot,” a “Vape Shop” on East First Street. The business specializes in electronic cigarettes. The tax was passed in 2015, a 20 cents per milliliter of “consumable material.” According to watchdog.org, the tax led prices on the material to go from around $10 per bottle in Topeka to $16.60. The increase, according to Raymundo, in his shop was similar. The same size bottle now costs $16.99.Read More
More and more people are turning to e-cigarettes as an alternative to traditional cigarettes. By Bruce Brown | December 14th, 2016 While inhaling anything into your lungs is never 100% safe, e-cigarettes are vastly more healthy for you if you do smoke, and may be a way to ween yourself off of traditional cigarettes if you want to quit smoking altogether. Using an e-cigarette — vaping, as it is widely known — has increased in popularity over the past decade due to its potential of helping people quit smoking, orRead More

Posted On November 14, 2016By Frank ArditoIn Headline News, The Buzz

How To Persuade Your Friends To Quit Smoking

Are you a vaper who still has friends who smoke? By Cacuq | November 14th, 2016 Despite watching you successfully make the switch from tobacco to e-cigs, some of your friends or family members might still smoke. Maybe you’ve tried loaning them your e-cig, or even bought them a kit of their own. Whatever you have tried to do hasn’t worked quite yet. Well, don’t give up. There is still hope that they can make the switch too! Here are some things you can do to help ease them into vaping.Read More
“Unicorn” opens his mod device and lets a few drops of clear juice fall. By Samantha Young | October 23rd, 2016 His vaporizer replenished, he deeply inhales and slowly exhales — an enormous amount of smoke billowing out of his nose and mouth. But it’s not actually smoke: The smell isn’t foul, it’s sweet. “The nicotine mellows me out without any of the negative impacts of smoking,” Ryan Freeman, a.k.a. Unicorn, a 28-year-old salesman in jeans and a backward baseball cap, says as he sinks into a couch at aRead More