New law to require stores to post liquid nicotine warnings

Suffolk County will soon require sellers of liquid nicotine to warn their customers about the products’ hazardous effects.

A bill will be signed into law Monday requiring business owners to post signs warning shoppers about the dangers of liquid nicotine.

A bill will be signed into law Monday requiring business owners to post signs warning shoppers about the dangers of liquid nicotine. (3/23/15)

WOODBURY - Suffolk County will soon require sellers of liquid nicotine to warn their customers about the products’ hazardous effects.

A bill will be signed into law Monday requiring business owners to post signs warning shoppers about the dangers of liquid nicotine.

The National Poison Data System reported that the number of cases involving liquid nicotine rose 300 percent from 2012.

The law will take effect in 90 days.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Nassau Police say they arrested a 23-year-old man 1 Police: Uber driver beaten unconscious by passenger
According to police, a neighbor spotted Pedro Serrano 2 2 men arrested, accused in Merrick home burglary
Residents on Lawrence Lane and Buena Vista Avenue 3 Lawrence residents claim tractor trailers destroying neighborhood
If approved, concession stands on the boardwalk 4 Plan to allow alcohol sales on Long Beach boardwalk up for vote
The plan could delay the opening of new 5 Mangano eyes housing at site of new Coliseum

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The new law went into effect yesterday and Legal age to buy tobacco in Suffolk changed

The new law went into effect yesterday and changes the legal age to buy tobacco

Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco Study: E-cigs not a useful cessation device

According to a new study, e-cigarettes are not as useful as a smoking cessation device

If the measure passes, business owners face fines Glen Cove passes e-cig sales ban

The City of Glen Cove has passed a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes to

A state senator is calling for a ban Lawmaker seeks ban on e-cigarette liquids

A state senator is calling for a ban on so-called e-liquids, the potent and often

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE