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Response to Locrian (Reply #104)

Thu Aug 15, 2019, 06:38 PM

108. You really think I don't know all that? Me? FFS ...

You're missing my point.

Cigarette makers had no choice but to put out a toxic product, because even W/O the infamous additives you speak of, burning tobacco is still extremely unhealthy to inhale.

And despite all that, remind when the last time that a cig company just put additives in their cigarettes that put 20+ people (mostly young people) in the hospital with acute respiratory failure-type effects?

The makers of vape products are starting with ingredients with little to no toxicity/proven detrimental health effects. On top of that, the food-grade flavorings they use are DIRT CHEAP to begin with, and people have been vaping them for 10 years at this point. It would be incredibly stupid of any vape product maker to just randomly start using something in their product that suddenly puts them at great risk for damages.

There's zero evidence that current problem has anything to do with an additive added by a major manufacturer in order save a few bucks/increase profits, which is the initial claim/insinuation I took issue with to start.

And there's certainly no evidence they're introducing toxic heavy metals to their products in order to save a few bucks. Why make your product TOXIC, when you absolutely do not have to? The flavorings are probably 1% at MOST ... of the cost of making product to begin with.

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