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Jim McDonald

Jim McDonald
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I spend most of my time studying the regulatory, legislative and scientific challenges to vaping, advocating for our right to exist, and talking with others who do the same. Consider me a source for information, and feel free to agree or disagree with anything I say. I love good coffee and sweet Michigan cherries. My childhood hero was Gordie Howe.
Senator Blumenthal Proposes Banning Vapor Products On All US Flights
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The US Senate will debate a bill this week that could prevent vapers from carrying vaping gear on any US flight. The ban would also include hand luggage.
E-Liquid
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As the vaping market matures, the terminology we use changes. We take a look at the term "e-liquid" and it's many different variations.
Welsh Flag
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We take a look at the newly approved ban on e-cig use in most public places in Wales and the impacts this might have on your vaping habit.
EU
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Bad news for EU vapers. The European Union are preparing to levy a tax on vapor products which would see them taxed similarly to tobacco products.
Science Study
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We look at the negative press surrounding vaping and how the numerous misreported studies are hurting the vaping industry. Here are a few ways you can help.
No Smoke, No Fire
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The British newspaper The Guardian published an op-ed on Sunday by Dr. Alex Wodak, in which he argued for a reframing of the health debate over vaping.
Teamwork
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We take a look at 10 simple ways for every vaper to help us save vaping as we know it. Vapers it is time to act. Find out what you can do here.
The EU
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We take a look at the upcoming TPD directive in the EU and how it could impact the European vaping market. Here is what you need to know right now. 
Vaping Regulation
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We take a look at the deeming vaping regulations put forth by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration). What do the regulations entail? Can vaping survive?!
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