WHO’s Taking On the WHO’s Vaping Lies?

A number one skilled in tobacco hurt discount says it’s time to cease the battle on vaping.

Clifford Douglas really is an skilled within the discipline with a powerful resume’ that features being a former Vice President of Tobacco Management on the American Most cancers Society.

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The ACS is firmly in opposition to all issues vape, and on its web site states e-cigarettes ought to NOT be used to give up smoking….yeah I do know WTF!

So for Mr Douglas to talk out is a giant deal certainly.

He informed the media:

I feel the nationwide tobacco management neighborhood within the U.S., my neighborhood, is now letting down tens of thousands and thousands of grownup people who smoke, their households and associates, healthcare suppliers, and authorities decision-makers.

I confer with my neighborhood’s method to coping with digital cigarettes (e-cigarettes).

We at the moment are neck-deep in intractable internecine warfare between the mainstream tobacco management neighborhood, whose major focus is on defending youth from the hazards of vaping, and the tobacco hurt discount (THR) neighborhood, a few of whose scientists are additionally dedicated contributors in mainstream tobacco management efforts.

The THR neighborhood emphasizes the potential advantages of vaping for grownup people who smoke who can not or is not going to give up smoking in any other case.

Plainly ne’er the twain shall meet.

Couldn’t have put it higher myself.

While ‘both sides’ of the vaping argument proceed to bicker in public, billions of lives are being misplaced and in danger.

Unsure how or even when the 2 warring factions will ever meet within the no mans land of tobacco hurt management, however we are able to all hope.

Mr Douglas’ feedback have been welcomed by the Canadian Vaping Affiliation and Govt Director Darryl Tempest says it’s not simply an American difficulty both including:

The Canadian Vaping Affiliation commends Douglas for attempting to bridge the hole between tobacco management and vape advocates.

Ultimately, all of us have the identical aim of a tobacco free society.

The previous practices of tobacco corporations have precipitated mistrust of the vape trade with regulators and the general public.

You will need to do not forget that this trade was created by people who smoke, for people who smoke.

We don’t need youth vaping and have proposed many cheap options.

There are methods to forestall youth use that gained’t inflict hurt on grownup people who smoke.


Black Word PMTA Accepted

Premium US primarily based e-liquid firm Black Word has gone to the following stage of the PMTA course of.

The FDA ran Pre-Market Tobacco Product Utility is required for any vape product to legally allowed on sale in America.

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I’ve written in depth on the matter, however in a nutshell it’s a thoughts boggling costly course of that entails submitting tons of scientific information.

Checkout my articles for more information:

A spokesman for the corporate stated:

The appliance now strikes to substantive evaluation for a full scientific evaluation earlier than shifting onto the following step of the PMTA course of.

After all, the PMTA course of is much from over for Black Word, however this achievement is a big milestone for us.

Our submission of the Black Word merchandise is certainly one of many examples that we’re dedicated to following regulatory compliance, guaranteeing the best high quality in our merchandise, and going past trade requirements, innovating the way forward for vaping.

I bloody love the genuine tobacco flavoured Black Word e-liquid, let’s hope the ultimate PMTA approval is given.

Asia’s Vape Advocates Taking On the WHO

A panel of vaping consultants can be tackling the World Well being Group’s continued lies and myths cantered round e-cigarettes.

The occasion is hosted by the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Hurt Advocates [CAPHRA] and a part of the Advocates Voice sequence of webinars.

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Nancy Loucas, Govt Coordinator of CAPHRA, stated:

WHO’s unfavourable and obstructive method in direction of safer nicotine vaping merchandise continues to affect smoking cessation charges, costing lives globally. WHO continues to deal with smoking and nicotine vaping as the identical and ignores all of the science.

Some media now additionally counsel that vape flavours could be harmful to inhale.

Then we’ve different ridiculous claims such because the one by SPCA New Zealand that nicotine vaping is dangerous to pets!

TAV will deal to all these, plus some other baseless beat ups, in its usually full and frank format.

We will even speak concerning the threat proportionate invoice that’s now within the Senate within the Philippines.

It might open the floodgates for Southeast Asia public well being coverage to undertake hurt discount as a aim.

The extra advocacy teams taking up the WHO the higher.

The stream begins at: 12.00pm Hong Kong Time or 4.00pm New Zealand as we speak.

Hopefully the CAPHRA Fb web page may have the complete video quickly.

First Carbon Impartial Vape Model

VUSE has grow to be the world’s first ever carbon impartial vape model.

Owned by British American Tobacco [BAT] the corporate says it exhibits the way it’s international local weather affect methods are working.

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They embody:

  • A worldwide system and pod assortment scheme – by means of Drop the Pod marketing campaign, roughly 200k pods had been collected because the begin of the pilot in 2020
  • Slicing single use plastics from packaging – Reduce the Wrap has saved 100 tonnes of plastic or the equal of 4 million plastic bottles in 2020
  • Transitioning from air to sea freight – by means of modifications to the distribution chain, Vuse goals to have 80% of worldwide shipments transported by sea by the top of 2022

The VUSE model noticed a 30.9% discount in emissions and is heading in the right direction of slicing its whole carbon footprint by 90% by 2050.

I’m not going to get drawn into my ideas on ‘global warming’ and the like…

Nonetheless, I do have a serious difficulty with plastics in our oceans and have banged on many occasions concerning the sheer quantity of plastic being utilized in vaping – 10ml bottles *coughs* and many others…

Right here’s my article from just a few years in the past: 10Ml Plastic E-Liquid Bottles Are Choking The Planet – Let’s Cease It!

Anyway, any lower in air pollution needs to be a great factor…

Kingsley Wheaton, Chief Advertising and marketing Officer at BAT, stated:

Vuse turning into the primary international carbon impartial vaping model is a big milestone.

It’s testimony to BAT’s deep and longstanding dedication to being a accountable enterprise and decreasing our affect on the setting.

We’re proud that Vuse has set the ESG commonplace inside the vaping class by turning into the primary international model to safe carbon impartial standing.

As a model chief, that is the fitting factor to do and additional demonstrates how we’re constructing a portfolio of worldwide manufacturers with function for the longer term as a part of our imaginative and prescient for A Higher Tomorrow.™

Possibly now they’ll start work on enhancing their flavours…ouch get me being all bitchy 😉

and at last…”A few of chances are you’ll die…”

WHO made this??!!


No laughing matter I do know…however this doctored [unlike him] video introduced a rueful smile to my face…

Anti-vaping WHO director normal Father Ted telling it how it’s:

I say doctored video, it’s in all probability an perception into how he/they actually assume…


Extra vaping information on Wednesday!