CRE to testify at FDA on the composition of leaf tobacco.
Editor’s Note: For an analysis of the public health effects of counterfeit cigarettes, see “Investigation of lead and cadmium in counterfeit cigarettes seized in the United States.”
By Shawn Ley – Reporter
“The taste was different and stale!” said one woman who believes the pack of Newports she bought from a gas station on Detroit’s west side is fake. The woman said the fake cartridges don’t have ridges, but the real ones do.
China is said to be flooding the world markets with cheap cigarettes packaged to look like the actual product consumers want to buy. But these cigarettes, experts say, can be far more harmful for your health.