On October 8, 2013, France formally proposed the Government, 2018 as electronic cigarette products and health products industry!
(Ps: 2013-2018, e-cigarette market is development fast during in the five years )
October 8-asidake News Agency France International france24 television reported Monday that 10 France's top medical experts oppose the European Parliament unified regulatory intent of electronic cigarettes as a drug.
These medical experts believe that once the electronic cigarettes are as controlled drugs, will be sold only in pharmacies, which do not meet the e-cigarette "infinite security" property may obstruct the shift from traditional tobacco smokers to electronic cigarettes.
On Tuesday, the European Parliament will begin to vote on the new tobacco product sales regulations, the new regulations include not only the prohibition of the sale of menthol cigarettes, there are reassessing plans for e-cigarette. In France, e-cigarette market is sales of about $ 1.5 million in all.
These medical experts think that, once the regulations are adopted, the electronic cigarette industry will be affected, more difficult for smokers to give up traditional cigarette. Call the experts in an open letter: "we propose to continue to study on electronic cigarettes, so that more people are expected to stop smoking.