Vaping Companies Are Thumbing Their Noses At FDA Rules And Getting Away With It

The Food and Drug Administration is determined to crack down on businesses that sell vaping products without its approval since e-cigarettes and e-liquids that contain nicotine have been considered a prescription-only medicine since 2021, reported STAT. However, many businesses are still making and selling illicit goods, thus ignoring orders.

Moreover, defining the ’s demands seems to be a trend, with smoke shops and online retailers leading the way, despite facing seven-figure fines and removal of its products from shelves. Still, the  continues to refrain from taking action.

“FDA has been a toothless tiger that the industry isn’t afraid to ignore,” said Matt Myers, president of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.

To that end, there are signals that the agency may change the approach to the issue.

“The agency is currently working on …

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