Science & Tech Spotlight: E-cigarettes
Science & Tech Spotlight: E-cigarettes, Report No. GAO-20-610SP, June 2020
With millions of teens and young adults using e-cigarettes, a new generation could become addicted to nicotine and face other health risks. For some adult smokers, e-cigarettes may offer a less harmful substitute for traditional cigarettes. However, long-term effects on users, second-hand exposure, and environmental effects are not yet fully known.
Publication type:
project report
Publication language:
English
Publication date:
2020
Publication URL:
https://www.gao.gov/assets/710/707903.pdf
Institute:
Science, Technology Assessment, and Analytics team of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) (STAA)
Country:
United States of America
Project:
Science & Tech Spotlight: E-cigarettes (STAA)