Don’t Doom Vape Products With Regulations | Comment
Don’t doom vape products with regulations | Comment
Choice between cigarette and e-cigarette(Photo: MilknCoffee, Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Vapor products – including e-cigarettes – represent the first game-changing technology in the ongoing campaign to reduce cigarette smoking. While well-intentioned, efforts by public officials to remove vapor products from the market – either through law or excessive regulation – are not just misguided; they threaten to eliminate access to a potentially life-saving product for millions of Americans currently attempting to quit smoking.
Given its name – the e-cigarette – this may seem counter-intuitive. However, the fact is that these products contain no tobacco, do not combust and therefore do not deliver the same high levels …