Exploding lithium batteries riskier to airplanes, research shows | HeraldNet.com – Business
“While we applaud the FDA’s proposal to start regulating these tobacco products, it falls far short of what is needed to protect our youth. Each year, electronic cigarette companies spend millions of dollars advertising their product often on prime-time television glamorizing smoking in the same way combustible cigarettes did before those commercials were banned.” As our friends at Shots have reported , the FDA has proposed regulating e-cigarettes. The FDA had attempted to do so in the past, but that plan was thwarted in court. The latest attempt to regulate the industry came in April. A public comment period to its proposed regulation ends on Friday.
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Vaporin Announces Sequential Revenue Growth of 130% for the Second Quarter Ending June 30, 2014 – Yahoo Finance
passenger airline flights have been prohibited since 2004 from carrying cargo with non-rechargeable lithium batteries. When they burn, they produce their own oxygen supply and cant be extinguished by fire suppression systems installed on aircraft, according to FAA hyperlink research. The rechargeable lithium-ion cells, which can burn more violently, have been allowed to be transported in the belly of U.S. passenger flights since previous testing showed that fire extinguishing systems were capable of containing any explosion.
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