Blog tag: nicotine

What are Nicotine Toothpicks?

Nicotine toothpicks are a relatively new product on the market. They are a smokeless and discreet alternative for delivering nicotine to the human organism. Simple in design, “nic picks” are becoming increasingly popular in the market for alternative nicotine delivery methods. What are the reasons behind this?

 

What are nicotine toothpicks?

Nic picks are traditional toothpicks that manufacturers infuse or coat with pure nicotine. Many manufacturers of toothpicks also use flavorings and moisturizers like propylene glycol or vegetable glycerine. This is to make the user feel even more comfortable not only because the nicotine kick into the bloodstream but because of the pleasant flavour sensations as well. Some manufacturers use a bit more complex production process, e.g. […]

Synthetic Nicotine vs. Tobacco Nicotine

The first thing that usually comes to mind when it comes to nicotine is tobacco, regardless of whether it is smoking, vaping, or pharmaceutical nicotine. As nicotine is obtained mainly from tobacco, this is a reasonable association and thus usually nicotine products are subject to the same regulations as tobacco products. Usually, but not always – there is a way to produce non-tobacco nicotine which is also called synthetic nicotine.

Tobacco nicotine

For decades, tobacco has earned its unfortunate reputation by associations with carcinogenic cigarette smoke, tar, lung, and cardiovascular diseases. The case is absolutely different for e-cigarette liquids: no burning tobacco, no smoke, or its health impacts. E-liquids manufactured with Chemnovatic’s tobacco nicotine contain pharmaceutical grade nicotine with purity of more than 99.9%. Chemnovatic’s freebase nicotine PureNic […]

Chemnovatic at Next Generation Nicotine Delivery 2019!

Industry conferences are an important way of knowledge sharing, staying up to date with regulations and trends, and a great way to network and expand your contacts. We attend the most important conferences as well as share our knowledge with the industry. Next Generation Nicotine Delivery is a conference addressing market trends, product innovation, and public health in the nicotine industry. The program is full of compelling topics from consumer trends to the latest market innovations. It is also the opportunity to take part in round table discussions and listen to some of the most reputable specialists in the industry. Our representatives attend the conference every year, staying up to date with trends and leading round table discussions as industry specialists. This year Chemnovatic’s Regulatory Affairs Specialist – Marcin Górecki prepared a round table […]

NicSalt Shots vs. NicShots – nicotine salt shot and freebase nicotine shot comparison

Nicotine salts (nicsalts for short) are getting more popular among vapers. Every day more people are trying to figure out if nic salts are any good for them. Should you use nicsalt shots or stick to the good old nic shots? Let us try and explain a few things regarding nicotine salts and compare nic salt shots to regular, freebase nicotine shots.

Why freebase nicotine may not be your best bet?

Vaping started as a way for people to quit smoking but came a long way since then. When we started vaping, the market was limited to basic tobacco, mint, and fruit e-liquids with nicotine strengths of up to 36mg/ml being vaped on leaking vape pens. […]

Next Generation Nicotine Delivery Conference 2018

Next Generation Nicotine Delivery is a leading nicotine industry conference held in London. This year’s edition takes place on the 13th and 14th November. We will not only be attending the conference but also will be leading one of the round table panels – TPD regulation versus practices and individual approaches of each EU Member “. You can find the conference program here. If you are one of the attendees, we would love to see you at our table on the 14th November, 11:15, Round Table 1. See you in London!

PureNic 99+ now fully REACH registered!

We are happy to announce that our pure nicotine is now fully REACH registered, what does it mean?

REACH requires all companies manufacturing or importing chemical substances into the European Union in quantities of one tonne or more per year to register these substances with European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) in Helsinki. Sales of substances, which have not been pre-registered or registered, to the European market, is illegal.

REACH also promotes alternative methods for the hazard assessment of substances in order to reduce the number of tests on animals.

To register, a manufacturer must collect and submit all data on the hazardous properties of substances manufactured or imported in quantities above 1 tonne per year. Submitted data is then evaluated by appropriate authorities. Substances of high concern such as carcinogens or mutagens will have to be authorised by ECHA, […]

What makes a good nicotine base?

A question asked by many DIYers, with just as many answers – What makes a good nicotine base? What makes one nicotine base better than the other nicotine base of the same strength and PG/VG ratio? At first the answer seems easy – high quality pure nicotine will result in a high quality nicotine base. Right? Not necessarily. Let’s not forget that nicotine is only a small part of the final solution. What happens if you use high quality nicotine (such as PureNic 99+) and mix it with cheap, low quality PG or VG? Let’s have a look at the ingredients of nicotine base. Nicotine – high quality is crucial. Nicotine starts oxidizing when in contact with oxygen – this process turns flavorless, crystal clear substance into […]

Chemnovatic at Expo Vape 2016. Visit us at booth 66!

Expo Vape 2016 is the first edition of Spain’s electronic cigarette and vaping event. The event takes place on the Madrid Arena from 18th to 20th of November. We would like to invite everybody attending the show to visit Chemnovatic team at booth 66 on the second floor. Please use the map below for reference.

See you on the 2nd Vape Expo Poland!

Second Vape Expo Poland takes place on the 9th and 10th September 2016 in Warsaw Ptak Expo venue in Nadarzyn. Following last edition’s model, first day is reserved for business visitors – a great opportunity for store owners, distributors, wholesalers, and manufacturers alike to network, look for cooperation opportunities, and exchange ideas. The organisers have also prepared a conference – prelections on topics such as “How to create?” or “How to invest” will run from 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM. Day two is consumer day – every vaper’s dream. Apart from the opportunity to visit favorite manufacturers or distributors and taste their new concoctions, test various inhalers and other e-cigarette-related products, vapers will compete in Cloud Chasing competition, Vape Tricks show or attend coil building and e-liquid mixing workshops that will run all day long. The last event of the […]

Nicotine. What it is and how is it classified?

In the 16th century, French doctor Jean Nicot prescribed tobacco as a medication to his patients and it is his name that gave name to Nicotine. In the year 1828 Nicotine has been isolated for the first time, in 1843 its chemical composition was recognized and it was first time synthesized in 1904. Nicotine is a colorless, odorless, and oily substance obtained from tobacco leaves via water vapor distillation in an alkaline environment and Ether Extraction or via Supercritical Extraction. It is mainly used in the tobacco industry but also can be found in smoking cessation products, such as nicotine bases or electronic cigarette e-liquids. It is also an ingredient in some pesticides. Basic Nicotine information:
  • Name: nicotine (ISO); 3-[(2S)-1-methylpyrrolidin-2-yl]pyridine
  • EC Number: 200-193-3
  • CAS Number: 54-11-5
  • CLP Annex VI Index Number: 614-001-00-4
  • CN […]

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