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No Added Sweetener ? Bullshit Claims

Recently I have been annoyed by a trend of e-juice makers posting "no extra sweetener added to our e-juice".  Why does this bother me ?  Why does Record Vapes add some level of sweetener to most of it's e-juices ?  Why is this claim of no extra sweeteners bullshit and actually worse for the consumer ?

   In the simplest answer, ALL e-juice has a level of sweetness.  You can't avoid it, Vegetable Glycerin is naturally sweet.  The question is how sweet is the e-juice and where does the sweetness come from ?

   What you need to know is that some of the ingredients used to flavor your e-juice comes with sweetener already added.  Unfortunately, some of the ingredient manufacturers use fructose and glucose to sweeten their e-juice.  Why ?  Some of the older ingredient manufacturers that are used by e-juice makers are in fact making flavors for food and beverage companies.

   Fructose and Glucose are undesirable when used in vaping for two reasons.  First, they have lowe…