Beitr. Tabakforsch. Int., 2000, 192, p. 103-13., ISSN.0173-783X
On the transfer of nicotine from tobacco to the smoker. A brief review of ammonia and "pH" factors
British American Tobacco, Group R&D, Southampton, UK
A brief review is presented of the scientific literature on the effects of ammonia compounds, when used as tobacco additives, on the smoke chemistry and bioavailablity of nicotine. The review concludes that ammonia compounds used in the manufacture...