From Regulation to Prohibition: 2023 Vape Ban Update

The vaping market has come a long way since the late 2000s when it first emerged with the earliest e-cig prototypes to act as an alternative nicotine delivery system to smoking. As you may have seen for yourself over the years, vaping has proven to be an extremely controversial industry, even here in the United States, where the FDA has been found to be less than enthusiastic about its existence. 

Vaping laws have changed a lot since the market first debuted well over a decade ago and continue to transform along with the industry itself. And, it may surprise you just how many countries are firmly against vaping, enacting laws that highly restrict or outright ban vaping products.

Countries That Ban Vaping Product Sales or Use 

First, let’s take a look at restrictions on vaping products within the United States, as they have changed quite a bit in the last few years.

Vaping Restrictions in the United States

Now, let’s take a look at vaping laws in other countries. Which countries have banned or heavily restricted vaping products?

Now You Know

When it comes to vaping laws, you can clearly see that they vary a lot depending on the country you’re in. If you plan on traveling to another country soon, please check up on the laws in your destination to be fully sure that you understand the laws as well as possible, to avoid any kinds of penalties. When it comes to laws in other countries, it’s always better to be safe than sorry.

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