Category Archives: Electronic Cigarette

New Trade Association Pushes Self Regulation of E-Cigarettes

The Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) is making its national debut at the 2012 NACS Show this weekend. The NACS (National Association of Convenience Stores) Show, largely regarded as the industry’s premier event, hosts more than 20,000 attendees from 60 different countries. The newly formed SFATA in the smoke-free alternatives industry represents distributors, manufacturers, retailers, … Continue reading New Trade Association Pushes Self Regulation of E-Cigarettes

VERMONT Vapers – Call to Action on H 747

Proposed Bill in Vermont Threatens Electronic Cigarette Users Vermont House Bill 747 has been introduced and referred to the House Committee on Human Services, but has yet to be added to the agenda. This bill has multiple sections, one of which should be supported. Section 6, as included below from H747, aims to ban the … Continue reading VERMONT Vapers – Call to Action on H 747

Idaho Bill Bans Electronic Cigarette Sales to Children

HB 405 passed unanimously in Idaho. The bill now bans the sale of e-cigarettes containing nicotine to children, and while it passed unanimously, it had a very concerned critic at first. Representative Dick Harwood was very vocal about his concerns that the bill would create a “nanny state” in Idaho. The claims he made originated … Continue reading Idaho Bill Bans Electronic Cigarette Sales to Children

What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette Part VIII

Continuing our series of entries received in our contest, What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette. This is our final post of entries received. Entry 15 from Jonathan W. The event that made me try an electronic cigarette would have to be the death of my Father, who died of lung cancer a year … Continue reading What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette Part VIII

What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette Part VII

Continuing our series of entries received in our contest, What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette. Entry 14 from Brandon When I was 12 years old, my father was diagnosed with cancer, mainly caused by smoking. He was a 25 year smoker, and finally it had caught up with him, the worst of the … Continue reading What Prompted You to Try an Electronic Cigarette Part VII