The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong
The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong

Delays to e-cigarette sales ban in Hong Kong is entrenching the habit into youngsters’ lives, campaigners warn

  • Nearly 86 per cent of 283 current smokers aged 25 or below tried e-cigarettes or heated tobacco products in 2019-20, survey finds
  • Lawmakers urged to hurry up and pass a bill, introduced in early 2019, to ban the import, production, distribution, sales and promotion of new smoking products

Topic |   Smoking and vaping
The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong
The proportion of young smokers using e-cigarettes and similar smoking devices has increased for the third straight year. Photo: Winson Wong
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