USA authorities have argued against electronic cigarettes. Part 3
Professor of health faculty from Boston University Michael Sigel considers strange such worry concerning hypothetical risks coming from bare content of several chemical compounds in electronic cigarettes when it is known that alternative - usual cigarette - is deadly dangerous and exhale a lot of dangerous chemical compounds, including carcinogens and toxins.
Experts from Britain medical society in 2007 have come to conclusion that nicotine itself is not so harmful and if smokers would be able to get it with some more reasonable way millions of lives could be saved.
William Godshall, executive director of Smokefree Pennsylvania group is sure that according to harmfulness scale from 1 to 100 nicotine batch takes one point, usual cigarettes - 100, but electronic - not more that two points.
"Electronic cigarettes can regain from traditional significant or major part in the volume of consumption", - considers Goldshall. From 2009 to 2010 quantity of Americans that have tasted electronic cigarettes has risen fourfold - testifies statistics of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
His group has organized campaigns for increasing excise taxes on tobacco products, introduction of zones for no-smokers and placing on cigarette packs outdated images that demonstrate risks for smoker's health.
Anyways, both followers and adversaries of electronic cigarettes stand for more details research and stiffening of regulation in this segment, including quality control area and prohibition of their sale to minors.