Should disposable vapes be banned? Interview 3AW, 2 January 2024

February 02, 2024 by

Should disposable vapes be banned? Interview 3AW, 2 January 2024

Why the ban on importing disposable vapes won't work. A ban will: - Fuel the black market. The black market will go underground and supplies will be readily available - Some vapers will relapse to smoking - a health disaster. Prohibition simply hands the market to criminal gangs with no age of sale retrictions, no quality control and no tax paid. Good one Mark Butler!

13.00% of the adult population are current smokers. There are approximately 2.6 million current smokers in Australia 15.20% of men are current smokers but only 10.90% of women.



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