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Are you 40+, living in New York, and have a story about Tobacco Harm Reduction products helping you quit a deadly habit?

WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR STORY

The Food and Drug Administration has failed to perform its duty of protecting the public health interests of our nation. FDA categorically denied millions of PMTA applications submitted in good faith for flavored vapor products already in use as harm reduction tools by millions of adult American consumers, like YOU.

Each rejection cited that the benefit to adults was not clearly demonstrated as outweighing the risk to youth. By sharing your story, you will help support the efforts of SFATA and other advocacy organizations, businesses, and individuals who are working tirelessly to stop this ban from moving forward. There is more to our story than law-breaking teens, and our nation’s policymakers need to understand this.

We are collecting videos to make sure your voice is heard! Submit a video of your vapor journey and join the fight against this federal de facto flavor ban, while also helping to keep flavor bans out of your home state. More than that we vape, policymakers need to understand WHY we vape.  Your story is important and needs to be heard!

SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO

We need to know your state, so we can ensure your story is heard by policymakers in your area.
VIDEO RELEASE
By submission and completion of upload of video to this site, I hereby grant The Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) the irrevocable right and permission to use photographs and/or video recordings of me on SFATA and other websites and in publications, promotional flyers, educational materials, derivative works, or for any other similar purpose without compensation to me.

I understand and agree that such photographs and/or video recordings of me may be placed on the Internet and/or sent to legislators and/or government agencies. I also understand and agree that I may be identified by name and/or title in printed, Internet or broadcast information that might accompany the photographs and/or video recordings of me. I waive the right to approve the final product. I agree that all such portraits, pictures, photographs, video and audio recordings, and any reproductions thereof, and all plates, negatives, recording tape and digital files are and shall remain the property of the SFATA.

I understand and agree that by submission and completion of upload of video to this site, I release, acquit, and forever discharge the District of Columbia, SFATA, its current and former trustees, agents, officers and employees of the above-named entities from any and all claims, demands, rights, promises, damages and liabilities arising out of or in connection with the use or distribution of said photographs and/or video recordings, including but not limited to any claims for invasion of privacy, appropriation of likeness or defamation.