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Saturday, 22 December 2012

A bunch of ignorant, backward, bigoted loonies

The new EU Tobacco Control Directive that proposes banning the use of flavourants in cigarettes - especially Menthol seems designed to be as destructive to smokers as possible. Not only would the 4mg nicotine ruling for eliquid in electronic cigarettes make a completely useless NRT device for smokers wishing to quit by vaping, but banning Menthol, the one protective flavouring that gives Menthol smokers a benefit is seriously foolish.

Menthol cigarettes and Lung Cancer

Menthol cigarettes and Lung Cancer

I am still disbelieving by what has been revealed in the EU proposals. It really can't be true. I have to pinch myself to grasp the point that our lives are really and truly being legislated to the minutest details by a bunch of ignorant, backward, bigoted loonies.