Vapor store owner defends E-Cigarettes - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Vapor store owner defends E-Cigarettes

Glenn Williams, Owner Glenn Williams, Owner
Williams says E-cigs are a nicotine delivery device Williams says E-cigs are a nicotine delivery device
Williams says E-Cigs are a safer and cheaper alternative to regular cigarettes Williams says E-Cigs are a safer and cheaper alternative to regular cigarettes
TIFTON, GA (WALB) -

A Tifton vapor store owner is defending electronic cigarettes saying they are a safer and cheaper alternative to cigarettes for adults.

Glenn Williams owns South Georgia Vapor in Tifton and says electronic cigarettes are a nicotine delivery device combined with three food ingredients and vapor.  He says thousands of chemical components produce nicotine when smoking a regular cigarette and is more harmful to the body. He says his store makes sure the devices aren't in the hands of teenagers, but that electronic cigarettes are not a bad thing.    

"We don't want the teenagers to have them, but there's a lot of adults that have been smoking cigarettes for years, and years, and years that are looking for a safe alternative to get out of the cigarette," said Glenn Williams.  

Williams says you can educate yourself on the devices by visiting a variety of vape forums online.

Copyright 2013 WALB.  All rights reserved.  

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Man arrested after standoff incident in Albany

    Man arrested after standoff incident in Albany

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 12:30 PM EST2018-01-17 17:30:38 GMT
    Multiple agencies responded to a scene on Chestnut Court in Albany Wednesday morning. (Source: WALB)Multiple agencies responded to a scene on Chestnut Court in Albany Wednesday morning. (Source: WALB)

    A man has been arrested following a standoff incident in Albany Wednesday morning.

    More >>

    A man has been arrested following a standoff incident in Albany Wednesday morning.

    More >>
  • FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Snow moves through SWGA

    FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Snow moves through SWGA

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-01-17 16:51:43 GMT
    A First Alert Weather Day has been issued for the potential of up to 1 inch of snow and very low wind chill factors for the 1st part of Wednesday. (Source: WALB)A First Alert Weather Day has been issued for the potential of up to 1 inch of snow and very low wind chill factors for the 1st part of Wednesday. (Source: WALB)

    A First Alert Weather Day was issued for early Wednesday. The Arctic Cold Front arrived overnight Tuesday and a narrow band of snow has worked its way east.

    More >>

    A First Alert Weather Day was issued for early Wednesday. The Arctic Cold Front arrived overnight Tuesday and a narrow band of snow has worked its way east.

    More >>
  • Report: Financial New Year's resolutions at all-time low

    Report: Financial New Year's resolutions at all-time low

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-01-17 15:51:05 GMT
    A new report out shows New Year’s resolutions are at an all-time low. (Source: WALB)A new report out shows New Year’s resolutions are at an all-time low. (Source: WALB)

    It’s officially the new year, and if you’re like me, you’re likely walking into the New Year on an all-time high. But a new report out shows New Year’s resolutions are at an all-time low.

    More >>

    It’s officially the new year, and if you’re like me, you’re likely walking into the New Year on an all-time high. But a new report out shows New Year’s resolutions are at an all-time low.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly