E-cigarettes in non-smoking areas... Allowed in Albuquerque?

My wife and I were enjoying our usual Sunday breakfast at Monroe's when the lady at the table across from us decided to fire up an e-cig. It wasn't long before you could here some complaints from neighboring tables. Didn't seem to bother her, though. She appeared to be enjoying the e-cig almost as much as pushing people's buttons. Are e-cigs allowed in non-smoking areas?

Tags: E-cigarettes, smoking

Views: 372

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

E-cigs give off water vapor.  There's no reason for them to be banned anywhere except for cosmetic reasons. (someone doesn't like the look of someone smoking), To answer your questions, since E-cigs ARE non-smoking, yes, they are allowed.

Whenever I come across situation where I don't have enough information to form an educated opinion, I'll look for independent research. There are very few independent studies on e-cigs. What I did find however, is that in all cases, the "harmless" water vapor did contain trace amounts of toxic substances as a result of the vaporization of the liquid carrier in the device used to transport nicotine.

RSS

Connect with Us!

Latest Activity

Melissa Ewer posted an event
Thumbnail

Nearly All You Ever Wanted to Know About BLM's Native Plant Materials and Seeds of Success Program at New Mexico Museum of Natural History

November 5, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
2 hours ago
Joan Fenicle posted an event
Thumbnail

Harvest Festival at Placitas Community Center

October 26, 2014 from 1pm to 5pm
3 hours ago
Johnny_Mango joined mjh's group
3 hours ago
Johnny_Mango joined Kemper Barkhurst's group
3 hours ago

Members

Regular Features

• "Sunday Poetry" with The Ditch Rider Johnny_Mango

• Daily Photo by Dee

• "Morning Fix" with Phil_0, SophieAdelitaKitson

© 2014   Created by Duke City Fix.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service