Tob. J. Int, 2009, 1, p. 82-5, ISSN.0039-8627

Analytical challenges for smokeless tobacco

While the popularity of smokeless tobacco continues to rise, it is not without its challenges. There are a number of production challenges, a variety of chemical, microbiological, and physical test challenges, as well as government reporting requirements and limited availability of standardised analytical methods. Collaborative studies could be useful to establish testing standards.