CBC Radio: Proposed Ontario Regulations for Ecigarettes


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Ontario proposed today to regulate e-cigarettes with same rules & regulations as Tobacco. The vaping community, doctors, and vendors were shocked due to the apparent harm-reduction of the technology for current, long-term smokers looking to get off of combustible tobacco. Equating e-cigarettes with regular cigarettes is taking a step backwards in a very progressive society. Canadians, vapers, and current smokers hoping to someday stop smoking cigarettes are in dire need of an easy and inexpensive way to do so. Regulations designed to block new technologies like this need to be discouraged, especially with the capital power that big tobacco industries hold in North America. Here is a clip of what was discussed on CBC radio 1.