Is vaping CBD safe? Trump's new flavored e-cig ban leaves out marijuana, despite illnesses linked to cannabis products
'It is unlikely this pending FDA action will have a significant impact on the cannabis vapor market,' Paul Armentano, the deputy director at NORML, told Newsweek.
"We will not stand idly by as these products become an on-ramp to combustible cigarettes or nicotine addiction for a generation of youth," Azar said in a statement.
As a result, Trump administration's ban is not expected to have a huge impact on the current marijuana industry, but it could push lawmakers to consider legalizing marijuana so as to ensure consumer safety.
Matthew Schweich, the deputy director for the Marijuana Policy Project, told
"We support efforts to reduce teen vaping. The recent issues with marijuana vaping show why we need to legalize and regulate marijuana. Unregulated markets produce unregulated products," Schweich said.
Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has also called on the government to regulate cannabis products. In an
"People who are vaping nicotine and having these reactions probably are vaping illegal products that are counterfeit," Gottlieb said. He lamented that cannabis vaping products are"falling within a regulatory gap."Read more: Newsweek
My understanding (and correct me if I'm wrong) is that the problem is a vitamin E compound that becomes toxic when vaporized. Also, cannabis is already illegal federally. Smoking is not safe. Weed is the safest thing to smoke, but you can;t be mixing it with oils and crap. You smoke regular organic weed flowers. Not some strange oil.
A very quick bit of research on this would show you that CBD and THC are two completely different types of cannabis smoke.
Trump & FDA Move To Ban Flavored E-Cigs After Vaping-Related DeathsToday, the Trump administration announced it is moving to ban flavored e-cigarette products in response to use by minors and vaping-related illnesses.
Trump Has Finally Graced the Nation With His Opinion on VapingHHS Secretary Alex Azar announced that the administration plans to ban all flavored vaping products And a little bit of that he's loving it! “But we can’t allow people to get sick and we can’t have our youth be so affected. And I’m hearing it'. Too bad he's not hearing what victims of mass shootings say 🤷♀️
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Trump Administration Considers Ban on Nontobacco-Flavored Vaping ProductsPresident Trump said his administration is considering banning all non-tobacco-flavored vaping products amid growing concerns about health hazards and use by teens. Yeah... good luck. Wtf would tabacco flavour be ok, aren't we trying to get people off of it? Might as well ban menthol cigarettes and flavored chewing tobacco
Trump looks to ban flavored vaping products: 'People are dying'The president credited his wife&39;s concern over e-cigarettes in his decision to seek a ban on flavored vaping products. I'm sure if the vaping companies handed him as much money as the NRA, the death toll wouldn't matter one tiny bit. I speak Trump. He’s saying he’s open for business to Tobacco lobbyists. Don’t read into it. GUNS?