The vape community was victorious against SB 140. Here is some behind the scenes info to give you an idea what you might have missed if you weren't there. This might also help out vapers in other states figure out what to do to fight bills in their state. Behind the scenes video is included as well.
The last we heard about Mark Leno’s SB140 was in April when it passed the Senate Appropriations board. Since then it has moved all the way to the Senate Floor for its third reading. It was then referred to the Committee on Governmental Organization in June. SB140 is scheduled for a committee hearing on Wednesday, […]
Vaping is a new phenomenon. There are no set cultural norms or rules of etiquette. That doesn't mean we shouldn't try. Here are our list of recommended DO's and DON'Ts of Vaping.
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman settled with four businesses regarding the lack of child-resistant packaging on eliquid sold in the state. The settlements involved two retail vape shops with locations in New York City, Henley Vaporium and Beyond Vape. The remaining two in the agreement are Rocket Sheep, an eliquid manufacturer, and E-Cig Distributors, an online […]
Interview with a lung specialist regarding vaping. Dr. Richard Le, M.D., F.C.C.P. is a pulmonologist. He specializes in treating lung conditions. Many of his patients are smokers suffering from COPD and other smoking related illnesses.
What are the top E-Liquid flavors of 2015? The categories are Candy, Cereal, Dessert, Fruity, Menthol and Tobacco. Vote for your favorites on our poll!
The recently passed Senate Bill 97 (SB 97) will go into effect on October 1, 2015 in the state of Texas. The bill was first received by the Secretary of the Senate in November of 2014 and was signed by Governor Abbot on May 28, 2015. SB 97 has been amended greatly in thanks to […]
Several owners of local SoCal vape shops are saying that TV ads for StillBlowingSmoke are affecting their business. They are claiming that fewer smokers are seeking to try vaping to quit smoking. They’ve noted that starter kit sales are much lower than normal. Often, starter kits are purchased by new vapers looking to become former smokers. Is the StillBlowingSmoke campaign related to […]
Kaiser Permanente, a US based health care company and managed care provider, sent out an email of health tips to its members with false information discouraging e-cigarette use. The Kaiser email cites three outdated reports. The three points are akin to mainstream media fear mongering. In response to Kaiser’s vaping propaganda: Experts have found that the […]
Watch it here. Thank you to Attainable Advocacy for showing this first. Thank you to Danielle Bloss for taking the time to create the ad.
It was revealed today on theohmpage.com that Danielle Bloss is the person behind The Truth About Vaping Videos. She is a graphic designer by trade. If you want someone to thank, make sure to show her some love on her Instagram account @rubberduckyurthe1. The plan now is to air a shorter version of her videos […]
“Marketing to kids.” That is the battle cry from the anti-vaping folks. The Still Blowing Smoke TV ads rely on this message. Now we are seeing the same message repeated by people within the vape community. When we begin to believe what the opponents are saying, then we lose. The truth is that I have never once […]
Vapor Shark, the creators of the rDNA with an online store and 31 retail locations, sent out every eliquid they carry to be tested for diacetyl and acetyl propionyl. Many of the eliquid brands that were tested are well known and carried nationwide. The eliquid analysis report is accessible on the bottle’s product page in their online store. […]
Phil Busardo at The Vape Summit 2014 Speaker Series sponsored by Capella Flavors