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Frequently asked questions
What is Vaping?
Vaping with e-cigarettes is an alternative to smoking cigarettes or cigars that doesn't involve tar or combustion like standard smoking.
How old do i have to be to buy a vape?
Across England, Scotland and Wales, you must be 18 years of age to be able to buy vaping devices, eliquid and accessories.
Is vaping less harmful than smoking?
It is always safer to vape than it is to smoke a combustible cigarette. According to independent studies by Public Health England and The Royal College of Physicians the use of vapes in replacement of combustible cigarettes is 95% less harmful.
Is passive vaping dangerous to others?
No, because vaping is non-combustibleit doesn't carry anywhere near the same risk as passive smoking. The Royal College of General Practitioners has said: “There are no identified hazards to bystanders.”. In addition, research from Public Health England and The University of Stirling concluded: “The evidence to date does not support a policy to prohibit vaping in public and such policies could have significant unintended consequences by sustaining the use of smoked tobacco.”