Restaurants consider E-Cig ban

Some of London's top restaurants reportedly want diners to go outside if they want to puff on electronic cigarettes.

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1.3 million people using e-cigarettes across the UK

  • Electronic cigarettes will be classified as "medicines" under new proposals to tighten up the regulation of the products
  • It is estimated that 1.3 million people across the UK use the product, which leaves users inhaling a mist of nicotine instead of smoke
  • The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency will regulate e-cigarettes so there is a consistent amount of nicotine in all licensed products sold over the counter

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