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The New York Times Reports on China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

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While Chinese manufacturers are expected to ship more than three hundred million electronic smoking devices and e-cigarettes to the United States and Europe, there is little oversight regarding the manufacturing of these products.  A review by The New York Times of manufacturing operations in Shenzhen, China found that some factories made efforts at quality control, but others were lower-end operations that either had no safety testing equipment or specialized in counterfeiting established brands, often with cheaper parts.

You can read more about the lack of oversight at The New York Times.