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Using Doubt As A Weapon Against Electronic Cigarettes

File Under = Electronic Cigarettes Think I‘m STOOPID? Show Me The facts! As the walls continue to close in on the vaping industry the community is fighting back and not taking everything peddled by critics as fact. We have the US government, the FDA, tobacco companies and a whole host of other critics joining forces with one [...]

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Dangers of Merging Electronic Cigarettes & Tobacco

DO NOT MERGE! To those who have not looked at the electronic cigarette industry there may well appear to be an array of similarities with their tobacco counterparts. While they are both commonly referred to as "smoking" products it is worth noting that vaping products release nothing but flavoured water into the atmosphere while tobacco products [...]

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Smokenjoey with David Goerlitz and Rick Bender

The Winston Man Spills It All to Smokenjoey   Hey Folks, Smokenjoey here is a very important interview with David Goerlitz, AKA The Face of Winston Cigarettes during the 1980's, and Rick Bender, an important advocate for electronic cigarettes. We did the interview during the VCCTN in Chattanooga last month.  The things you will hear in this interview will cause the hair on your [...]

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Provincial Authorities Turn Up Heat

...On National Regulators While European, US and Canadian regulators continue to tread water with regards to their future plans for the electronic cigarette industry, it seems that provincial authorities have different plans. In what is becoming a more common pattern as time goes on, the provincial authorities of British Columbia in Canada have turned up the [...]

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Is R.J. Reynolds running scared?…

... of the vaping community? It is quite bizarre to see R.J. Reynolds, a major player in the tobacco cigarette and electronic cigarette industry, calling for a ban on so-called open system vaporising units. To the general public electronic cigarettes and vaporising units are seen as one and the same so why would one of the [...]

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Smoking – A The Dark Future

A Breakdown of How Smoking Affects Your Body In modern times it’s common knowledge just how bad smoking is for you. Smoking is one of the biggest causes of death that could be prevented, with more than 80,000 people dying on a yearly basis due to smoking related issues. One of the reasons this keeps happening [...]

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Will Tobacco Companies Kill An Alternative?

Is this the first time tobacco companies have tried to kill an alternative? It was only just a few months ago that the tobacco cigarette industry was looking to crush electronic cigarettes, stop them making it to the mass market and maintain their control over the smoking industry. If we fast forward a few months, the [...]

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Vaping Is Deadly And Should Be Banned

Deadly and Dangerous, Vaping should be banned.... And Other Ranting from the Lunatic FringeIt isn’t just the anti-smoking individuals and groups that want the electronic cigarette industry to fold up and fade away. It’s people from all walks of life, including everyday normal people who are scared to death, and ‘some’ smokers who have the wrong [...]

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Survey Highlights Pressure on Tobacco Cigarette Market

Wells Fargo Securities survey highlights pressure on tobacco cigarette market In what is becoming something of a pattern around the world, the latest Wells Fargo Securities Tobacco Talk survey has further highlighted ongoing migration from traditional tobacco cigarettes to electronic cigarettes and vapor devices. This is something which was recently credited with pushing the rate of [...]

New Survey Highlights Acceptance of E-Cigs
New Survey Highlights Acceptance of E-Cigs

 Acceptance of Electronic Cigarettes Despite the fact that electronic cigarettes have attracted an array of unhelpful and sometimes misleading headlines, a recent survey by Harris Interactive entitled "2014 American E-Cigarette Etiquette Survey" offers an interesting insight into the industry. The headline statement from the survey, commissioned by US group Mistic, suggests that of the 1,011 adults questioned [...]

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The Problematic Reality of the UC Nicotine Ban

Introduction and Recap Last year, the University of California declared that all tobacco products would be banned on its campuses beginning January 1st, 2014. Up until today, January 14th, there had been a lone holdout bucking this overreach: UC Irvine. Quote: Though other schools, including the system's flagship UC Berkeley campus, welcomed the New Year by banning [...]

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Book Review: TobakkoNacht – The Antismoking Endgame

TobakkoNacht - The Antismoking Endgame FOREWORD: This is a book review long in the making. We received our copy (purchased, not given, well worth the $25) several weeks ago and it has made the rounds here at Spinfuel . You can’t help but to apply what is so fully researched and so thoughtfully laid out, to other [...]

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People Power Guides Europe Towards Sensible Electronic Cigarette Decision

 People Power And Electronic Cigarette The last few months have been some of the most fraught and frustrating for electronic cigarette users throughout the World due to the seemingly incessant stream of laws, restrictions and regulations being proposed by various authorities as well as the varied dubious scientific studies that have been fed into the media. These [...]

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e-Cigarettes – The Journey To Freedom

A Journey To Freedom with e-Cigarettes Part One When she woke up that morning there was a spark of excitement already permeating throughout her apartment. “This is it” she said, “This truly is the first day of the rest of my life. Hopefully, a much longer life!” She didn’t care how corny it sounded, if this works [...]

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Reactions…. By The Spinfuel Staff

Spinfuel - Opinion Reactions to our Cover Story by the people that created them - Lisa Johnston - Jane Wilson - Tom McBride and Jason Little "You WANT me to start smoking?" #1 - Lisa Johnston – "Peace and Quiet at Last!" Four staff writers lived with 8 brands of eCigarettes for 8 weeks. In addition to the 8 [...]