1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 40

    Plasma perforation of tipping paper: selected benefits for cigarette consumption

    LINDNER M.(1); RAUNIC VADANJEL R.(2)
    (1) TANNPAPIER GmbH, Traun, Austria; (2) TDR d.o.o., Rovinj, Croatia
    Plasma perforation represents an advanced technology for the generation of pre-perforated tipping paper. During the perforation process within an inert gas environment, a so-called low-temperature plasma triggers local micro-evaporation events on the ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 41

    Using residual length data to estimate the rate of self-extinguishment of banded cigarettes

    EITZINGER B.(1); RIVAS CANO A.(2)
    (1) delfortgroup AG, Traun, Austria; (2) JT International Germany GmbH, Trier, Germany
    For non-banded lower ignition propensity (LIP) cigarettes the residual length of extinguished cigarettes has been shown to be useful to more precisely estimate the rate of self-extinguishment compared to just counting self-extinguished cigarettes (ISO ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, STPOST 09

    Influence of vaping topography on the retention rate of nicotine following use of e-cigarettes

    O’CONNELL G.(1); BURSEG K.(2); BREIEV K.(3); BIEL S.S.(2); CAHOURS X.(4); COLARD S.(1,4)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Group, Bristol, U.K.; (2) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Imperial Tobacco Group, Hamburg, Germany; (3) IONICON Analytik GmbH, Innsbruck, Austria; (4) SEITA, Imperial Tobacco Group, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France
    The “quantity of nicotine exhaled” by an e-cigarette user is the most important factor influencing bystander exposure to nicotine. To that end, it is important to determine the quantity of nicotine that is retained by the e-cigarette user and not exhaled. ...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 108

    In vitro cytotoxicity of aboriginal australian smokeless tobacco product ‘pituri’ compared to nicotine in human lung epithelial cells

    MOGHBEL N.; RYU B.; STEADMAN K.J.
    The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Australia
    Aboriginal people of central Australia use a range of Nicotiana species to make a smokeless tobacco product that they call ‘pituri’. Pituri is prepared by mixing dried leaves of wild tobacco plants with ash, usually from burned Acacia twigs, and macerated ...