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ENDS definition and types

Definition  Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) are noncombustible battery-operated devices that heat a liquid to produce an aerosol, composed of nicotine and various other chemicals, which is inhaled by the user through a mouthpiece. ENDS devices come in various forms and are often designed to mimic the look of combustible tobacco products, e.g. e-cigarettes, e-cigars, […]

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Availability of Juul in ASEAN Updated in November 2019 Malaysia The company called ‘Vapers Union’ sells Juul online and there should be some sold at the shop too. It was founded in 2013 as an e-cigarette company in Malaysia. The company located in Selangor with shipping services nationwide. For more information, please go to https://www.juul.com/shop

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Frequently asked questions

Q1: What are electronic smoking devices?  Electronic smoking devices is the term SEATCA uses to refer to various types of electronic gadgets that mimic smoking a regular combustible (burnable) cigarette. These devices fall under two broad categories, electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and heated tobacco products (HTPs).  Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) are noncombustible battery-operated

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Tobacco harm reduction in ASEAN

The tobacco industry uses marketing and sales schemes to deliberately target the youth to expand its cigarette business. These tactics extend to electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS, such as e-cigarettes, and e-shisha, that heat a nicotine-containing e-liquid) and heated tobacco products (HTPs, which contain tobacco) designed to be especially attractive for the youth and to

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