On May 5th, 2016, the FDA announced their deeming rule on other tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, and the news for the vaping community has unfortunately not been good. Just as expected by many insiders, the FDA has introduced regulations that will greatly affect the industry and force several American e-cigarette and e-liquid companies to close their doors.
Main Points of the Deeming Affecting E-Cigarettes
Restriction of Sale to Minors – E-cigarette and e-liquid sales will be prohibited to anyone under the age of 18 in any of the 50 United States.
Premarket Authorization – There is more than one path to market authorization, however almost all e-cigarette devices will be forced to submit the PMTA to be in compliance, a lengthy piece of paperwork that requires extensive research and costs an estimated $330,000 to complete. The PMTA would need to be completed for each product sold, that
If you’re new to the world of e-cigarettes, atomizers, and e-liquids, you may have heard about those within the vaping community who are into sub-ohm vaping. Not unsurprisingly, if you haven’t heard the term before you may find yourself frantically Googling the answer, wondering what it is, why vaping enthusiasts are doing it, and if it’s something you’ve been missing out on. Perhaps most importantly, you may be wondering if sub-ohm vaping is safe; not just safe for your health but also safe for your favorite vaping device.
As with any ‘controversial’ topic, it’s easy to get swept up in the hype and pseudo-science surrounding it. Thankfully for you, the reader, these questions surrounding sub-ohm vaping are about to be answered.
The Basics of Sub-Ohm Vaping
When it comes right down to it, sub-ohm vaping is vaping using a …
With the development of e-cigs throughout the years, it is inevitable for the industry to produce accessories that help users customize their e-cig use to their own type of brand and identity. Though building a self-brand, personalization, and customization are important, it is vital to be practical as well. When shopping for accessories, vape users must note that it’s not just about building what makes them look best, but what works best for their needs too.
These e-cig essentials will not only help you bring life to your image and personality, but each one also has practical uses that will benefit you and your health as a user. There’s no better way to establish your identity other than with accessories that can also be useful.
Batteries with Variable Voltage
The single most essential accessory of any e-cigar (electronic cigar) is its batteries. E-cigars are the closest thing in the …
A recent study, initially reported in theSouth China Morning Post, made some pretty inflated claims, most notably being that e-cigarette emissions are as much as a million times more harmful than the air in Hong Kong itself. The numbers already seem impossible in and of themselves, but it seems even more incredible when you consider the fact that Hong Kong is itself a heavily polluted area. The researchers from Hong Kong’s Baptist University examined 13 different e-cigarettes devices on the market, however there is not much more known about the methodology of the study. The researchers claim to have found high levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH). These group of chemicals they claim to have found, however, are released only from burning or combustion. While the study claims to have found PAHs at levels of 2.9 to 504.5 nanograms per milliliter, there is no burning or combustion in …
What is an e-cigarette without proper e-liquids? Just bare, flavorless, boring things finding their way into your system. Without the right juice that will suit your taste, your effort to quit smoking or to attain your goal in vaping might go shorthanded before you even realize it. This is why it is essential to know which e-juice will serve as your go-to flavor when you vape.
Then comes the important question: What are good flavors? Besides the obvious of tobacco and menthol, what are a few exotic blends that are more interesting? What are the e-liquid flavors that every vaper must try at least once in his life?
This is the perfect guide for those new to the diverse world of vaping and for veteran users who have trustee go-to juices. The enormous amount of options can be overwhelming, so we got it covered for you. This list consists of …