November 13, 2018

Vaping Etiquette 101

In 2017, research by Debrett’s, a leading expert on etiquette since 1769, revealed that 1 in 3 non-vapers felt a lack of politeness amongst vapers. Yet, […]
October 25, 2018

Healthy Ireland Survey 2018

The Healthy Ireland 2018 Survey findings represent an incredibly important step in the direction of a tobacco-free society for Ireland, showing an increase in smokers turning […]
October 24, 2018

It is time for Government to stop ignoring the role vaping is playing in helping it inch towards its goal of a Tobacco Free Ireland

Vape Business Ireland is calling on the Government and HSE to embrace vaping as a less harmful alternative to smoking and offer smokers clear, factual information […]
October 15, 2018

E-cigarettes: an evidence update

E-cigarettes: an evidence update (here) Published by Public Health England (PHE) in August 2015 • E-cigarettes are around 95% less harmful than smoking • Almost all […]
October 15, 2018

The State of Tobacco Control in Ireland

Published by the HSE Tobacco Free Ireland Programme in May 2018 (here) • Trying or using an e-cigarette is rare among those who never smoked (1% […]
September 24, 2018

Global vaping community calls on World Health Organisation to reverse moves to ban vaping

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has joined an international push for the World Health Organisation (WHO) to reform its stance on vaping regulation. This will be the […]
August 17, 2018

UK Parliament Committee concludes that vaping products should not be treated in the same way as cigarettes and are not a ‘gateway’ to smoking.

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has welcomed a new report from the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee which held five oral evidence sessions between January […]
August 15, 2018

Report from UK House of Commons Science and Technology Committee

Report from UK House of Commons Science and Technology Committee (received over 100 pieces of written evidence and held hearings from 25 witnesses) (published in August […]
August 9, 2018

Vape Business Ireland calls for no excise on vaping products in Budget 2019

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) are calling on the Government not to introduce excise tax on vaping products in Budget 2019. Vaping products are not cigarettes and […]