CORESTA Meeting, Smoke/Technology, Xian, 2001, ST 16
The mechanisms of CO formation and reduction under smoldering conditions
Philip Morris USA, Research Center, Richmond, VA, USA
Carbon monoxide is a product of tobacco pyrolysis and combustion which occur in a burning cigarette. Previous studies have characterized the major formation pathways of carbon monoxide as the pyrolysis of tobacco, combustion of tobacco char and reduction ...