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What is tobacco?

As a substance, tobacco is a product that comes from the tobacco plant. There are more than 70 species of tobacco plants, most commercial use is from N. tabacum. For cigarettes, cigars, and pipe tobacco, the plant leaves are harvested, dried, fermented, and aged.

Is tobacco legal?

Tobacco is legal for anyone over the age of 19 in Ontario. Those under 19 years of age are not able to buy tobacco products legally. It is illegal to supply or sell tobacco products to anyone under age.