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  1. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 30

    Preliminary investigation of bio-oil compounds from Tombac that kill agricultural pests

    KABBARA M.B.(1,2); OUDDANE B.(1); HALWANI J.(3)
    (1) Lille 1 University, LASIR Laboratory, UMR CNRS 8516, Physical Chemistry of the Environment Team, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France; (2) Régie Libanaise des Tabacs & Tombacs, Tripoli, Lebanon; (3) Lebanese University, Water & Environment Science Laboratory, Public Health Faculty, Tripoli, Lebanon
    Currently, scientists are focused on developing new tools to control insect populations, including secondary plant metabolites that show promise for use in plant protection. Secondary plant metabolites cause toxic effects that can be observed at both ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, PT 20

    A further experimental design to investigate the influence of the LIP test substrate parameters on LIP pass rates and residual length measurements

    HESFORD M.J.(1); VOLGGER D.(2); CASE P.(2); VANHALA A.(3)
    (1) British American Tobacco, Group R&D, Southampton, UK; (2) Papierfabrik Wattens GmbH & Co KG (delfortgroup), Wattens, Austria; (3) Tervakoski Oy (delfortgroup), Tervakoski, Finland
    Lower or Reduced Ignition Propensity (LIP or RIP) are terms used to describe modified cigarettes that demonstrate an increased propensity to self-extinguish when tested according to the standard test methods (e.g. ISO 12863:2010). The proportion of ...