September 9, 2019

Vape Business Ireland welcome State Laboratory testing to confirm that Irish regulated vaping products meet required standards.

Vape Business Ireland welcome State Laboratory testing to confirm that Irish regulated vaping products meet required standards.   Vape Business Ireland (VBI), Ireland’s largest vaping trade […]
June 10, 2019

VBI Code of Conduct

April 8, 2019

“I’ve no interest in going back to cigarettes”: vaping key alternative to smoking for Rachel, our VApril 2018 participant

*This is a personal account of one individual’s experience with vaping*   Last year, for the month of April (also known as VApril), I made it […]
April 3, 2019

State puts smokers’ health at risk as it continues to ignore vaping’s role in reaching a Tobacco Free Ireland

The HSE confirmed in 2018 that Ireland can only expect to be tobacco free by 2052 – a delay of 27 years as compared to the 2025 target. […]
March 6, 2019

More needs to be done by the HSE to help smokers quit

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) agrees with Chris Macey, Head of Advocacy for Irish Heart Foundation, that the State is not doing nearly enough to assist Irish […]
February 21, 2019

Irish Times Letter to the Editor: Vaping has a role to play in a Tobacco Free Ireland

(See the original letter in the Irish Times here). Sir, – Dr Muiris Houston’s article ‘Irish anti-vaping sentiment needs to be stubbed out’ (11 February 2019) is […]
February 20, 2019

Inclusion of vaping on Quit.ie a welcome step forward – but more work to be done

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) is delighted that the HSE’s Quit.ie website now includes a section on vaping. However, while this is a welcome step forward, the […]
January 31, 2019

New study finds vaping products are more effective than nicotine patches and gum for quitters

Vaping products have been found to be more effective at helping smokers to quit than other nicotine replacement treatments, such as patches and gum. This is […]
December 11, 2018

UK Government takes another step towards becoming a smoke-free state

The UK Government has published its response to the House of Commons’ Science and Technology Committee (STC) report into vaping products. The report, published in August […]