Comment from my vape friend, Ray Yeats:
This is not a new article but relevant to our own beliefs.
Hon Lik’s biggest fear right now is that governments around the world will classify electronic cigarettes as medical products and subjecting them to standards they were not designed to meet, thus limiting users’ access to them and vital technological advancements. Hong Kong adopted this measure and e-cigarette sales there are very low, but Britain also plans to regulate e-cigs as medical products by 2016. Luckily for the rest of Europe, the EU Parliament recently rejected the medical regulation proposal in the new tobacco directive