San Francisco tries to crack electronic cigarettes down that target kids aggressively.
On Tuesday, official proposed the first U.S. ban on sale vaping products are regulated by federal government.
Dennis Herrera, said New York, San Francisco & Chicago are demanding Drug Administration & U.S. Food to evaluate effect of e-cigarettes on public health.
FDA released guidelines giving companies to submit applications for the evaluation until 2021.
“The result is that millions of children are already addicted to e-cigarette, and millions more will follow if we don’t act”
Unfortunately, most e-cigarettes contain nicotine which harms adolescent brains which are developing. Youth uses e-cigarettes more than adults in US.
Shamann Walto, San Francisco Supervisor offered a legislation that demand banning sale of e-cigarettes in San Francisco unless FDA review is finally revealed.
“We have people addicted to nicotine who would have never smoked a cigarette had it not been for the attractive products that target our young people”