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Two out of three vaping merchandise seized from three Canberra companies had harmful and prohibited components inside. A joint operation between ACT Well being and the Therapeutic Items Administration eliminated a lot of vaping merchandise from the companies in October and located that two-thirds of the merchandise weren’t labelled as containing nicotine. Since October 1, nicotine vaping merchandise equipped in Australia have required a docs’ prescription and should additionally meet particular labelling, packaging and ingredient necessities. Not one of the merchandise seized met these necessities. Two out of three merchandise seized additionally included components prohibited by regulation – together with the flavouring agent diacetyl, which might trigger irreversible lung harm when inhaled. Nicotine vaping merchandise, typically used to assist give up smoking cigarettes, are classed as prescription-only drugs – that means it is unlawful for any enterprise aside from a pharmacy to promote them. The measure is in place to stop younger individuals taking over smoking through e-cigarettes. Australian Related Press

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Two out of three vaping merchandise seized from three Canberra companies had harmful and prohibited components inside.

A joint operation between ACT Well being and the Therapeutic Items Administration eliminated a lot of vaping merchandise from the companies in October and located that two-thirds of the merchandise weren’t labelled as containing nicotine.

Since October 1, nicotine vaping merchandise equipped in Australia have required a docs’ prescription and should additionally meet particular labelling, packaging and ingredient necessities.

Not one of the merchandise seized met these necessities.

Two out of three merchandise seized additionally included components prohibited by regulation – together with the flavouring agent diacetyl, which might trigger irreversible lung harm when inhaled.

Nicotine vaping merchandise, typically used to assist give up smoking cigarettes, are classed as prescription-only drugs – that means it is unlawful for any enterprise aside from a pharmacy to promote them.

The measure is in place to stop younger individuals taking over smoking through e-cigarettes.

Australian Related Press


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