Thursday, November 14, 2013

8 Most Shocking Ingredients in Cigarettes

There are so many ingredients in cigarettes, and none of them is not good for you, we only put 8 because the first pair I think you'll know enough to never light on cancer stick again:

Nearly 5,000 chemicals have been identified in tobacco smoke to date. Public health authorities have classified between 45 and 70 of those chemicals, including carcinogens, irritants and other toxins, as potentially causing the harmful effects of tobacco use” – Phillip Morris


The top 10 worst ingredients in cigarettes have been found and submitted to the United States Department of Health and Human Services in 1994.

List of additives in cigarettes has been compiled using information provided by the five major tobacco companies : RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company, Philip Morris, Liggett Group, Brown & Williamson and the American Tobacco Company.

The list includes 599 supplements. Since burning chemical composition changes, a 4K generated when the cigarette burns. Among the most hazardous of cigarettes are the following:

1. Nicotine: Primary compounds in cigarettes is addictive psychoactive alkaloid So it's a stimulant, it raises blood pressure and constricts the veins and arteries.

2. Benzene can be found in pesticides and gasoline. It is present in high levels in cigarette smoke and constitutes half of human exposure to this dangerous chemical substances.

3. Arsenic: It is one of the toxic chemicals commonly used in rat poisons and makes bad breath odor. Potential health effects include: kidney cancer, liver, bladder, skin and lungs.

4. Acetone: Which is the active ingredient in nail polish remover.

5. Formaldehyde: This gas used for embalming corpses. When the cigarette is burned, formaldehyde is synthesized. He is responsible for the eyes, nose, and throat irritation.

6. Cadmium: Cadmium is a toxic heavy metal that is present in cigarette smoke, which causes damage to your liver and kidneys and the brain stays in your body for many years.

8. Lead: Lead poisoning stunts your growth, makes you vomit, and brain damage. This is a toxic metal stick cigarette tar and cause radioactive hot spots develop in the lungs.