Peter Paul Dator, president of a highly vocal vaping group in the region said that as early as 2015, Public Health England issued a report stating that e-cigarettes were at least 95 percent less harmful to humans than combustible tobacco.
This is because e-cigarettes, heat-not-burn tobacco products and snus deliver nicotine, a food-grade substance, without the process of combustion. Dator said the retraction of the study validated the position of the vaping groups. “We believe that any study should be based on sound methodologies, validated equipment, and internationally recognized practices. [...]