FDA Announces it Wants to Regulate E-Cigarettes

Published 04/24 2014 10:26AM

Updated 04/24 2014 10:29AM

(NBC News) The Food And Drug Administration - the FDA - is announcing today it wants to regulate e-cigarettes.

E-cigarettes are metal or plastic tubes that use nicotine, water and other materials to create a flavored mist.

Cigarette ads are banned, but these products don't fall under the current ban. The FDA wants hundreds of e-cigarette manufacturers to register, so government scientists can determine if they're a health hazard.

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