A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong
A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong

Surge in use of heated tobacco products expected after proposed ban in Hong Kong fails to get beyond legislative stage

  • There are about 13,100 daily users of such products, study by Tobacco and Alcohol Control Office finds
  • Panel in legislature ended its scrutiny of an amendment that proposed to ban alternative smoking products

Topic |   Smoking and vaping
A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong
A legislative amendment to ban alternative tobacco products never got beyond the committee stage. Photo: Edward Wong
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