Hermann Fromme, Silvio Dietrich, Dieter Heitmann, Holger Dressel, Jürgen Diemer, Thomas Schulz, Rudolf A. Jörres, Knut Berlin, Wolfgang Völkel: Indoor air contamination during a waterpipe (narghile) smoking session. Food Chem Toxicol. 2009 Apr 23.
This experiment consisted in consecutive hookah smoking sessions FOR ABOUT 4 HOURS in a room of 20 m² (volume 57 m³) in which THE WINDOWS WERE KEPT CLOSED. The experts also used quick-lighting charcoal and a tiny amount of the smoking product to make things better.... By accepting to publish such a study (by the way full of other speculations about addiction, cancer and so on, not to mention the levels of toxic substances they have found), the Food and Chemical Toxicology journal has also endorsed the great hazards of the about 240 litres of smoke (*) to which the victims (called “volunteers” in the publication) have been exposed in the gas chamber: namely Christine MOSCH, Franziska NACHTMANN and Elcim SECKIN. According to an independent source, this constitutes a violation of the Helsinki Declaration on “Ethical Principles for Medical Research Involving Human Subjects”.
(*) 240 litres: calculated according to the standardized US-American University of Beirut smoking machine which represents the unanimous and world best model for hookah smoking. Hookah smoke contains the same carcinogens as those found in cigarettes. For memory, cigarette smoke -and therefore hookah smoke which has no scientific reason to be different- contains almost 5000 chemicals. Therefore, and since a single cigarette hardly generates 0.5 litre of smoke, the inflicted torture was that of smoking the equivalent of 480 cigarettes (240 : 0.5), each containing 5000 chemicals. The same source adds that “these human guinea-pigs were only thanked for “for their substan[t]ial support and for smoking the waterpipe”.
However, they were not informed that their life would be endangered and were not told why ventilation would not be allowed as it happens in all hookah (narghile, shisha) lounges of the world”.
1. Pray for Christine MOSCH, Franziska NACHTMANN and Elcim SECKIN. Write to them and advise them to bring the German Agencies and their ““waterpipe”” researchers to court.
2. All this in the name of Hookah Environmental Tobacco Smoke and Hookah Third Hand Smoke (forced charcoal emissions…) !
3. Question: What is hazardous for health: ““Waterpipe””™ smoke or ““Waterpipe””™ experts ?
4. Other question: Lies, Fake Reports, Fake Posters and Images, Lies again, Plagiarism, Junk Studies by the Dozens, Gas Chambers…. Where Will Antismoking Extremists Stop ?
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