E-cigs grow in popularity in Oregon

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Use of electronic cigarettes is growing rapidly in Oregon.

In Oregon, there’s no minimum age to buy e-cigs. They’re not taxed, making them cheaper than cigarettes and other tobacco. They don’t fall within the Oregon Indoor Clean Air Act, so people can vape indoors unless it’s barred by the property owner.

Some say that’s a recipe for tobacco companies to attract a new generation of customers at a time when cigarette smoking is declining.

Read more at the Portland Tribune.

 

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