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Proposed U.S. Vape Flavor Ban is Just Another Misguided Attack
Proposed U.S. Vape Flavor Ban is Just Another Misguided Attack

Based on annual statistics, 274 Americans were either hurt or killed by firearm today alone. Another 1,200 died from illnesses related to smoking tobacco in that same 24-hour span. So, our astute, highly skilled President felt that this was the right time to address the vaping industry in one broad stroke, proposing a ban on all flavored [...]

PTMAs comes 10 months early
US Vape Industry PMTAs Shakedown by FDA Continues

The PMTA Law Comes 10 Months Earlier - To all the well-informed folks in our vape community that have supported tobacco harm reduction as well as The Plume Room's "mission" over the years, we send you our gratitude and a big hug inside this guest contribution in Spinfuel VAPE. The FDA PMTA Shakedown Some of you may already know that the [...]

Is Scott Gottlieb’s departure a win for vaping? Or a precursor to something worse from the FDA?
The Scott Gottlieb’s Departure – Good or Bad for Vapers?

In a move that gave the vaping industry a momentary sigh of relief, Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) who made the fight against teen vaping a cornerstone of his role, submitted a surprising resignation after nearly two years on the job.Though he is remaining on until a suitable replacement [...]

Can You Vape Kratom Extract?
Kratom Extract – Can it be Vaped Safely?

Kratom has gained a lot of buzz during the past few years. Some of the publicity has been positive, but much has been negative. The conflicting reports make it very difficult for consumers. They’re hearing so much information that it is making their head spin. It has even been said that some people have decided [...]

Commissioner Scott Gottlieb of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration released a statement September 9th which is of particular concern to the vape industry.
Commissioner Scott Gottlieb and the Vaping Woes

Commissioner Scott Gottlieb of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration released a statement September 9th which is of particular concern to the vape industry.To read the entire statement, please click here.  The Statement from Gottlieb   Gottlieb said, to start, "Our comprehensive tobacco plan to combat the ill effects of smoking was founded on a central animating principle. [...]

JUUL Factory Raided by FDA – Why Now?

JUUL Labs and the FDA Sometimes, it DOESN’T pay to be number one. At least that’s what the executives at JUUL Labs are probably thinking right now. Because the company behind the most commonly recognized vape device around just got raided by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). And this wasn’t a friendly visit.   Though the [...]

#Fight4Flavor campaign E-Liquid Flavors
E-Liquid Flavors in Doubt, Coalition Created

An industry coalition of vape companies has announced the launch of a grassroots cause campaign titled #Fight4Flavor, which aims to encourage adult vapers to share their personal, thoughtful and compelling comments on how e-liquid flavors products have helped them transition from smoking. The campaign was created in response to a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inquiry [...]

Spinfuel - E-Cigarettes vs Fake News: A Battle of Fact vs Fiction
E-Cigarettes vs Fake News – A Battle of Fact vs Fiction

E-Cigarettes vs Fake News: A Battle of Fact vs Fiction In recent years, we’ve seen the strange and alarming rise of fake news. If you weren’t sure what it is already, fake news is content which has been “written and published with the intent to mislead in order to gain”. It often uses exaggerated, sensationalist or [...]

FDA Plan to Slash Cigarette Nicotine Could Be Big Boost for Vaping
FDA to Slash Cigarette Nicotine – Big Boost for Vaping

Lowering Nicotine in Cigarettes Will Encourage Vaping The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is moving ahead with plans to slash the amount of "addiction level" nicotine in cigarettes in a bid to get people to stop smoking. It could mean a big boost for vaping, as the reduced nicotine level of cigarettes can be matched by [...]

History of Vaping Spinfuel VAPE Magazine
Academic Article: History of Vaping

These days the vaping industry is generating billions of dollars annually. The tech behind modern vaping is quite robust and quickly evolving as new companies seem to pop up overnight. However, is vaping a current trend or is there some history of the activity. Vaping as a concept can trace back to the ancient Babylonians, Egyptians, [...]

Achievable E-Cigarette Regulation: Can The FDA Learn From Europe? Spinfuel VAPE Magazine
E-Cigarette Regs: Can The FDA Learn From Europe?

A very lively debate about the E-Cigarette rages across America today. Since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) stated its intent towards the regulation of electronic cigarettes in May of 2016, opposition has raised its head at almost every corner. The FDA’s reasoning behind the move is that electronic cigarettes are considered harmful, and therefore require [...]

Why Raising the Legal Vaping Age to 21 Would be Dumb
Why Raising the Legal Vaping Age to 21 Would be Dumb

"Vaping under 21? Not on my watch!" - On March 30th, Washington’s House Finance Committee voted to raise the state’s smoking age to 21. The legislation also includes e-cigarettes under the term “tobacco products”. In most US states, e-cig buyers have to be over 18. The exception is Hawaii, where the minimum age for vapers — [...]

Will America Follow European Regulations on Electronic Cigarettes - Pascal Culverhouse for Spinfuel VAPE Magazine
Electronic Cigarettes Will America Follow European Regulations?

In recent years, the regulation of the electronic cigarettes industry has significantly increased, be it via the Food & Drug Administration in America, or European Parliament overseas. Neither example has been able to create regulations that have been embraced by vape stores, or by vapers. In fact, both organisations have received criticism. It appears to some [...]

FDA close-hold embargo

FDA CLOSE-HOLD EMBARGO on Deeming Regulations Is the FDA Hiding Information Again? Greetings and salutations my friends, before I get into the subject of the FDA and their Close-Hold Embargo on scientific data (Read This) on vaping, it has been a shitty month to be sure.  Again I must apologize for my lack of an article over the [...]

Azure Vaping Closes Doors - FDA Causes business to shutter
Robert Jack Closes Azure Vaping

Robert Jack's Azure Vaping to Close Despite all the science that proves that vaping is 95% safer than smoking, despite all the attempts to make the FDA see reason, despite all the tons of ink and electrons spent to write about the safety of vaping and the need for ‘light-touch’ regulations, despite all the efforts of [...]

TFN – Tobacco Free Nicotine and the FDA – Spinfuel eMagazine
TFN eLiquid and the FDA

Can TFN in eJuice Make a Difference? TFN – Tobacco Free Nicotine   The use  a TFN (tobacco free nicotine) in ejuice was only a matter of time, most likely arriving sooner rather than later because of ill-informed deeming regulations slapped on virtually all vaping products by the FDA. (FDA Deeming Regulations), TFN’s are nicotine that is not [...]