The Fifth Estate Welcome Back, Big Tobacco

The Fifth Estate Welcome Back, Big Tobacco

Popular in Canada, electronic cigarettes are promoted as a less harmful way to smoke, and big tobacco companies are hoping to cash in. The Fifth Estate's Mark Kelley takes a look at the industry and where it may be headed. He speaks to some who sing the praises of non-combustible tobacco use. Public Health England believes that nicotine-containing e-cigarettes will help smokers quit cigarettes, but other voices strongly believe that vaping only serves as a gateway to tobacco smoking, especially for teens. In Canada, regulators have to decide how to regulate the e-cigarette revolution.

  • 2016
  • 00:45:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/26/2017
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