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Chemical evaluation of e-cigarettes

Tianrong Cheng

Correspondence to Dr Tianrong Cheng, Office of Science, Center for Tobacco Products, Food and Drug Administration, 9200 Corporate Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA; Tianrong.Cheng@fda.hhs.gov Received 4 December 2013 Revised 27 February 2014 Accepted 28 February 2014

Abstract

Objective To review the available evidence evaluating the chemicals in refill solutions, cartridges, aerosols and environmental emissions of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes).

Methods Systematic literature searches were conducted to identify research related to e-cigarettes and chemistry using 5 reference databases and 11 search...

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