The City of Chicago has some of the highest taxes on e-cigs and e-liquids in the country. The
city collects 80 cents per vape device sold and 55 cents per millimeter of e-liquid. That seems
excessive but Chicago is going to go higher.Much higher! If the latest proposal from City Hall is
approved, the Chicago vape taxes will increase to $1.50 per device and $1.20 per millimeter of
The city is also proposing that all electronic cigarette products must be kept behind the counter.
The impetus for the massive tax increase is to discourage minors from using tobacco products.
Critics are concerned that making vapor products prohibitively expensive will drive people back
to traditional tobacco cigarettes.
Ball State economist Erik Nesson said “I think this is definitely a concern! We don’t have a
definitive answer on what the health effects of restrictions on e-cigarette use, through bans on
their use in certain areas or through tax increases, might be.” Will this tax increase make
cigarettes more appealing? A Yale study from 2015 indeed raises this concern.
Yale Study On E-cig Bans And Teen Smoking
A Yale study published in the Journal of Health Economics showed that increasing restrictions
on e-cigarettes increases teen smoking rates. Study author Dr. Abigail Friedman said that
increased restrictions /bans lead to more teenagers using conventional cigarettes than
otherwise would have done so.
Vaping companies like Freeman Vape Juice take extra care and caution to avoid selling to
minors. The true purpose of vaping is to provide another options for adult tobacco consumers.
As a society, we must be sure that we are making decisions based on real data. All
stakeholders should be involved and heard. No one wants to see young people use any tobacco
Lawmakers and public health groups would be well advised to include vapor industry representatives in any deliberative process. Freeman Vape juice and other companies stand ready to work with anyone to reduce tobacco use.
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Vape juice without nicotine is not in huge demand but it does have several uses. From vaping at a cloud competition to learning vape tricks or even diluting and reducing the nic in a higher nicotine juice.
A few years ago, Joyetech helped pioneer the concept of all in one vape mods. Since then, the all in one design has evolved into pod mods. The Joyetech Runabout review will go over the newest pod vape system.
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These products are intended for use by persons 18 or older, and not by children, women who are pregnant or breast-feeding, or persons with or at risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, or taking medicine for depression or asthma. If you have a demonstrated allergy or sensitivity to nicotine or any combination of inhalants, consult your physician before using this product. This product is sold purely for recreational purposes – it is not a smoking cessation product and has not been tested as such.
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