09 Oct '15, 9am

Singapore will ban #vaping entirely, but is it too harsh? #smoking #smokers #cigarettes

THE FACEBOOK VAPING COMMUNITY HAS SINCE STOPPED INTERACTING WITH ITS MEMBERS. PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ SG VAPE A recent independent study from the United States Centre for Environmental Health (CEH) has given more reasons for Singapore to maintain its policy on emerging tobacco products. The study stated that these devices contain cancer-causing agents, namely formaldehyde and acetaldehyde. Following the study, CEH will be taking legal action against e-cigarette manufacturers in the US. Closer to home, the Malaysian government is also working on legislation to impose a ban on vaping devices. Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya made a statement on Oct 4. "Should research determine that these devices are not harmful, then it would not be an issue to overturn the ban," he said. He added: "Perhaps we need to ban it once and for all just like Thailand and Singapore." VAPE...

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