Battling It Out: Vaping Vs Smoking – Breaking Down The Key Differences


  • Produced by burning tobacco or other substances
  • Contains over 4000 chemicals, including tar, carbon monoxide, and formaldehyde
  • Smoke is harmful to both smokers and secondhand smokers
  • Produces a strong odor that lingers in clothes and hair


  • Produces vapor by heating a liquid (e-juice) with a heating element
  • Contains fewer chemicals than smoke, but still contains nicotine and other harmful substances
  • Vapor is less harmful to secondhand smokers
  • Comes in a variety of flavors, without the strong odor of smoke