Crown Seven

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Crown Seven Cigarette

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Manufacturer

Crown Seven

Description

Crown7 is an Art Deco styled tube which contains a cartridge and rechargeable battery. The cartridge contains water, propylene glycol, nicotine, and a tobacco flavor. One Crown7 cartridge is the equivalent to about two packs of cigarettes.[1]

Claims

Emits a Harmless Vapor That Simulates Smoke yet Satisfies the Nicotine Urges & Cravings. No Offensive Smoke... Only a Harmless Vapor is Emitted. Perfect Solution to Smoking in a Casino or Pool Hall - Prevents Noxious Odors by Never Creating Them.No Residual Clothing or Room Odor... Now that's a Real Benefit. Battery Operated, Simple to Manipulate in all Situations Where Smoking Cigarettes has been Prohibited. [1]

Product Design Features

  • Electronic devices use a rechargeable 3.6 V lithium battery to activate a unit which transfers heat to a propylene glycol gel cartridge, containing nicotine
  • The battery, heater and gel cartridge are placed within a slender plastic tube which resemble a large cigar in shape and size
  • The manufacturer states that the product contains “Water, propylene glycol, nicotine, a scent that emulates a tobacco flavor and a membrane to suspend the ingredients”


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Market Testing

  • Each product introduced in 2007
  • Products currently available in the USA via web sales

Promotion

The product has been promoted via the web and media releases. Information for users suggests a safer alternative: “All the pleasures of smoking without all the problems,” (N-Joy). Crown-7 appears to be intended for use indoors: “Perfect Solution to Smoking in a Casino or Pool Hall - Prevents Noxious Odors by Never Creating Them.”

Advertising and Selling Messages

  • Promoted via the web and media releases
  • Information for users suggests a safer alternative: “All the pleasures of smoking without all the problems,” (N-Joy). Crown-7 appears to be intended for use indoors: “Perfect Solution to Smoking in a Casino or Pool Hall - Prevents Noxious Odors by Never Creating Them”

Packaging

  • The products come in a kit, which contains one e-cigarette unit, a battery charger, batteries and extra nicotine cartridges. Pipe versions are available for Crown-7

Use and the Consumer

  • Starter kits cost about $100 each and provide a one month supply

Smoke Emissions and Human Use

  • Emissions Testing: not yet conducted or not available
  • Topography: not yet conducted or not available
  • Human exposure: not yet conducted or not available

Toxicity and Exposure Analyses

  • Ames method in vitro: not yet conducted or not available
  • In vivo MSP: not yet conducted or not available
  • Animal exposure: not yet conducted or not available

Legal Compliance

  • No Surgeon General warning labels
  • Websites do not restrict sales to minors
  • Not subject to state and federal cigarette taxes

Community Response

  • No known organized community campaigns

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Crown Seven

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