Laws, Tax, Surveys & Studies

The Tobacco Products Directive 2016 – what does it mean for e-cigarettes?

As e-cigarettes have got more popular in recent years, it was only a matter of time before the EU introduced certain regulations to maintain the industry. Though it officially became law on 20 May 2016, many are still unsure exactly what effects the TPD will have on the average vaper. In this article we’ll be examining the advantages and disadvantages of the bill and how it relates to e-cig users.   A limit on e-liquid strength The EU is limiting the concentration of nicotine in e-liquid, believing high-strength liquids could... Read More

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The Tobacco Products Directive

As many of you may already know, the Tobacco Products Directive is being rolled out across Europe and it has the potential to do a lot of damage to the vaping industry. If you don’t know about the Tobacco Products Directive, it is the body that creates the laws surrounding the manufacture and sale of tobacco products and it has been doing so for the last ten years. It is responsible for things such as the graphic health warnings that cover packets of cigarettes and pouches of tobacco. In 2012,... Read More

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Is an E-Cigarette Ban the Right Path to Take?

Vaping is gaining more popularity, and it is also gaining more attention from governments around the world. Countries such as America have mixed views as each state has its own laws surrounding the issue whereas countries such as Norway run a partial two-tier system. With no particular direction on the subject, many governments are struggling to come to a conclusive decision. At present, it is unlikely that a full e-cigarette ban will happen in the UK, with the Department of Health having already ruled it out. However, the debate rages... Read More

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What Do People Think About E-Cigarettes? Survey Results

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EU Commission Consider an E-Cigarette Tax

If the EU Commission has their way, e-cigarettes could soon be taxed in the same way that normal cigarettes are, making vaping much more expensive. E-cigarettes give people an alternative way of consuming nicotine by inhaling a vaporised liquid, rather than burning tobacco. An e-cigarette tax similar to the taxes on tobacco would push people away from vaping and prevent many from trying a safer alternative. The government has been putting a high tax on tobacco for decades in an attempt to lower the rates of smoking. At the moment,... Read More