Quality and composition
Manufacturers and importers of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers with nicotine must ensure that the products meet the demands on quality, composition and safety.
Demands on nicotine-containing liquid
You may market only nicotine-containing liquid in special refillable containers, in electronic single use cigarettes or in cartridges for single use. Refillable containers may have a maximum volume of 10 ml, while cartridges and containers may have a maximum volume of 2 ml. The nicotine content itself in the liquid may maximum be 20 mg/ml.
Demands on ingredients
You may only use ingredients with high purity for manufacturing of nicotine-containing liquid. Apart from the nicotine, the other ingredients may not pose a risk to the health of human beings. Neither in heated nor in unheated form.
The nicotine-containing liquid may not contain vitamins or other additives giving the impression that the electronic cigarette or refillable container has a health-related benefit or poses a limited health risk. Read more in Executive Order on quality, marking, age control system, advertising, etc. of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers, etc.
Demands on safety
Electronic cigarettes with nicotine shall provide doses of nicotine in constant amounts by use. They shall be child- and manipulation proof and be secured against damage seepage of liquid. Read more in Executive Order on quality, marking, age control system, advertising, etc. of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers, etc.