1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, STPOST 05

    Cigarette Reference Material: Regulatory requirements, manufacture, and validation of CORESTA Monitor CM7 test pieces

    MÜLLER C.(1); VERRON T.(2); HUEHNE T.(1); PETERS G.(1)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Group, Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Hamburg, Germany; (2) SEITA, Imperial Tobacco Group, 48 rue Danton, 45404 Fleury-les-Aubrais, France
    International standards (e.g. ISO 16055) describe the use of monitor test pieces for monitoring the stability of the analytical processes involved when using a cigarette-smoking machine for routine analyses. In particular, monitor test pieces are used to ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Aix-en-Provence, 2009, SSPT 22

    Fate of tobacco ingredients: application of isotope mass spectrometry to study the behaviour of humectants, geranyl acetate and tetramethyl pyrazine during combustion

    MÜLLER C.; INTORP M.
    Imperial Tobacco Group, Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Science & Stewardship, Hamburg, Germany
    The fate of tobacco ingredients during combustion is of major interest and has been discussed in many publications and CORESTA papers. Pyrolysis experiments have been used to identify possible breakdown products and to estimate their potential ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Aix-en-Provence, 2009, SSPTPOST 21

    Effect of smoking parameters on the temperature in cigarette filters during smoking

    MÜLLER C.; KUDSZUS S.
    Imperial Tobacco Group, Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
    The filtration efficiency of cigarette smoke depends on filter design. Adsorption of smoke constituents in carbon-containing filters is likely to be influenced by the temperature generated in the filter during smoking. Our work with carbon-filtered ...