We often get questions about electronic cigarettes, the industry, and the law. Before you contact us, please review the common questions and associated answer below. Also remember that the electronic cigarette falls into a very grey area right now. Simple questions can have complicated answers and in some cases, there is not an answer yet.
Question: What is happening with the FDA and the lawsuit against them?
Read: What is going on with the FDA and the electronic cigarette lawsuit from May 1st, 2009
Question: Has testing been done on e-liquid, vapor and the ingredients in e-liquid?
Read: How and why the FDA botched their testing on electronic cigarettes – July 24, 2009
Read: The technical review of the FDA Report: “Evaluation of e-cigarettes” from August 8, 2009
Read: Combustion versus Vaporization from October 15, 2009
Read: The study: Inhaling Nicotine Shows No Signs of Leading to Cancer from October 30, 2009
Read: Scientific Testing Verifies Electronic Cigarette Vapor Does Not Contain Carcinogenic TSNAs from January 13, 2010
Read: Testing on American made Instead e-liquid from January 21, 2010
Read: Virginia Commonwealth University Study of Electronic Cigarettes by Dr. Eissenberg from February 10, 2010
Question: Why should I buy my electronic cigarette from INSTEAD?
Read: 5 reasons to Buy Instead Electronic Cigarettes from May 22nd, 2009
Read: The differences between electronic cigarette suppliers from January 8, 2010
Read: Electronic cigarette reviews from January 25, 2010