It’s the final stretch for Canada’s new federal vaping regulations with presentations and testimony on Bill S-5 given to the Standing Committee on Health.
Today the Canadian federal health minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor presented the government position on the importance of protecting youth from vaping products, while ensuring adult smokers have access to a less harmful alternative to combustible cigarettes.
At a pivotal moment late in her testimony, the Minister of Health declared vaping “is safer” than smoking. With no equivocation. What else did we learn today?