While not harmless, vaping reduces harm to the health of those who make the switch from cigarettes In this new section – Vape News Roundup – VapeClubMY highlights happenings in the world of vape. Vaping Is About Reducing Harm, Not Being Harmless [Vice Motherboard, 27/4/16] While vaping has its opponents, there are some groups that […]
In the last half year or so, governments all over the world have been discussing regulation of the vape industry. In this new section – Vape News Roundup – VapeClubMY highlights happenings in the world of vape. Doctors warn of big tobacco firms entering e-cigarette market [The Guardian, 28/4/16] Over-regulation of e-cigarettes could lead to […]
There been much controversy over vaping in the past year. Although it’s not healthy, it’s nowhere close to how harmful cigarettes are. In this new section – Vape News Roundup – VapeClubMY highlights happenings in the world of vape. What’s Really Killing India’s Smokers [Wall Street Journal, 25/4/16] Indian authorities have taken harsh action against […]
Big Tobacco’s role in the future of vaping and other discussions about vaping. In this new section – Vape News Roundup – VapeClubMY highlights happenings in the world of vape. Vaping: Big Tobacco’s Big Gamble on the Future [Newsweek Special Edition, 24/4/16] In the last few years, tobacco companies have been acquiring popular e-cigarette companies. […]
Studies have shown that vaping is less harmful than smoking. We examine some of the ways vaping is less harmful. It’s been said a million times – cigarette smoking is addictive. Governments have published warnings about the negative effects of smoking. In most countries there are regulations to control smoking, while in some others, regulations […]
I have been cigarette-free for the past four years and I attribute it to the wonderful invention they call vaping. A lot has changed for the vaping community in Malaysia over the past year or so, the number of vapers skyrocketed and there are cheaper, more powerful mods/tanks available, leading to more vapour and poor public opinion of […]
Using e-cigarettes instead of actual cigarettes in forests can help to prevent forest fires In an op-ed piece, Jan Verleur points out that in 2014 in Masachusetts, researchers found that after the implementation of a law allowing only the sale of “fire-safe cigarettes” in the state, residential fires “dropped by nearly 30 percent”. In the […]
The vaping community is still waiting with bated breath for the Health Ministry's announcement on whether vaping will be banned, or if other methods of regulations will be implemented instead.
MOVE has presented a proposal for regulating the industry and there are three main areas that were highlighted ie. nicotine distribution, vape juices and accessories (mods, tanks etc).