Aaaaah, the greed of man... They did the same thing with the ecig industry, which have saved lives. Now we have children less than 13 vaping. It was never intended for them.yep. I´ve always suspected pharma companies and the amount of taxes they pay. not just in germany, but many other countries too.
In 2012, Europe spent $12 Billion (with a B, (the movie pentagon wars)) on the treatment of smoking related illness. Big Tobacco would get you hook with their chemical cocktail and Big Pharma was just around the corner with nicorettes and the like, that didn't work and you start smoking again and, around, round we go. Yes, I was an activist.
Presently, Nova Scotia are charging a 25% tax, on top of the 15% (normal sales tax on all hardware. We were talking about this crap in 2010.
Anything that produces revenue for the government?