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e-cigarette

(Electronic-CIGARETTE) A cigarette-shaped canister filled with liquid nicotine in various potencies. A vapor is inhaled, giving the person the satisfaction of a tobacco cigarette. The user's inhalation triggers the unit to heat and atomize the liquid into a vapor and also makes the tip glow red, white or blue, depending on brand.

Although many people use them to help quit smoking or to cut down on smoking, e-cigarettes are designed as a tobacco substitute, and vendors naturally want perpetual customers. For regular users, their advantage is twofold: they are healthier because there is no smoke and no tar, and secondly, people are able to use them in many venues where cigarettes are prohibited. Called "vaping" (for vaporizing), the various exhaled vapor aromas are mild, pleasing and nowhere near as unsavory to other people as is tobacco cigarette smoke.

The Liquid Content
Called "e-liquid," "e-juice" or "smoke juice," the liquid in an e-cigarette cartridge contains propylene glycol (PG) or vegetable glycerin (VG), both used as food additives, along with flavoring and nicotine. The propylene glycol is thinner than the vegetable glycerin and tends to keep the heating element cleaner; however, some people can be allergic to it. The vegetable glycerin causes fewer reactions, creates thicker plumes of vapor and provides a weaker throat hit. Some brands use a mixture of the two. See e-joint.


The blu Brand
Available in various flavors in the U.S., glycerin-based blu brand cartridges last about the same as a pack of regular cigarettes. The batteries are rated at a thousand recharges, and the tip glows blue rather than red or white.
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Newer versions however, allow daily users opt for reusable modified devices that allow them to refill the e-liquid from a dispenser.
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As mentioned, heat is applied to the e-liquid to generate a vapor from the electronic device.
Those changes include: | All e-cigarettes and e-liquids must be registered with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency before they can be sold; | Refillable tanks for e-cigarettes must be no bigger than 2ml capacity; | E-liquids cannot be sold in quantities greater than 10ml; | Unless registered as a medicine, the strength of nicotine in an e-liquid must not exceed 20mg/ml; | The packaging of e-liquids must be child-resistant and tamper evident; | Certain additives such as the stimulants caffeine and taurine or colourings are banned; | New labelling requirements.
Among 1,080 ever e-cigarette users, 26% of students reported ever using e-cigarettes for dripping, which involves "vaporizing the e-liquid at high temperatures by dripping a couple of drops of e-liquid directly onto an atomizer's coil and then immediately inhaling the vapor" (Pediatrics.
Careful control of input materials during e-liquid manufacturing ensures that only ingredients of the highest purity are used, verifying that consumers get what they paid for as well as safeguarding them from potential health risks.