SMOKO Electronic Cigarettes are free of Popcorn Lung chemicals

Recently there was a huge outcry around e-cigarettes, that some e-cigarette liquids caused the dangerous disease Popcorn lung.


The good news is that it was only found in cheap e-liquids, and as our liquids are all made in the UK and tested to make sure they have nothing harmful in, there is nothing to worry about!


The Link Between e-cigarettes and Popcorn Lung

A study by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health claims 75% of flavoured e-cigarettes contain diacetyl, a flavouring chemical linked to cases of severe respiratory disease including “pop-corn lung”. 


The test was based on 51 types of flavoured e-cigarettes and liquids sold by some of the leading brands in the US, with diacetyl being found in over 75% of those products that were tested.


According to Assistant Professor and lead author Joseph Allen;


“recognition of the hazards associated with inhaling flavouring chemicals started with ‘popcorn lung’ over a decade ago. However diacetyl and other related flavouring chemicals are used in many other flavours beyond butter-flavoured popcorn, including fruit flavours, alcohol flavours, and, we learned in our study, candy-flavoured e-cigarettes.”


At present there are over 7,000 varieties of e-liquids and e-cigarettes that are sold on the market at present and currently there are no regulations on the ingredients that can be used in e-cigarettes.  As well, the majority of these e-cigarettes brands and in e-liquids also use Chinese-made ingredients.


How SMOKO Is Different

It’s for reasons like this that we at SMOKO only use ingredients that are of the highest-quality, are ALL pharmaceutical-grade, are all Made in the UK and are FREE of Diacetyl, Acetoin and Pentanedione.

So for all of our regular customers, rest assured, with SMOKO Premium E-Cigarettes always delivers quality you can trust.


If you want to make sure you are making the switch to a healthier alternative try one of our starter kits!

About SMOKO Premium E-Cigarettes

SMOKO Premium Electronic Cigarettes is the UK’s leading brand of e-cigarettes. Since starting in 2012, SMOKO has helped prevent the use of over 100,000,000 cigarettes. We have also helped our customers save over £32,500,000 in extra disposable income.

SMOKO E-Cigarettes contains only the highest quality, pharmaceutical-grade ingredients which have been Made in the UK. The majority of e-cigarette brands sold in grocery and convenience stores, petrol stations and on-line use Chinese-made ingredients.

SMOKO Electronic Cigarettes contain only 4 ingredients vs. the 4,000 chemicals and 50 known carcinogens found in traditional cigarettes.

Amazing flavour, realistic smoking sensation and quality you can trust

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