1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 32

    Consumers’ responses to communication materials of a novel heat-not-burn tobacco product

    CHREA C.(1); KALLISCHNIGG G.(2); SANDERS E.(3); BEACHER F.(4); MAGNANI P.(4); RAMAZZOTTI A.(4); WEITKUNAT R.(1)
    (1) Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (2) ARGUS – Statistics and Information Systems in Environment and Public Health GmbH, Berlin, Germany; (3) Edward Sanders Scientific Consulting, Peseux, Switzerland; (4) Philip Morris International Management S.A. (PMI) (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), Lausanne, Switzerland
    Modified risk tobacco products (MRTPs) are defined by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as tobacco products that are sold or distributed for use to reduce harm or the risk of tobacco-related disease associated with commercially marketed tobacco ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 33

    Air quality assessment during indoor use of the Tobacco Heating System 2.2

    MITOVA M.; GOUJON GINGLINGER C.; ROTACH M.; MAEDER S.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    PMI’s heat-not-burn Tobacco Heating System 2.2 (THS 2.2) generates tobacco aerosol containing mainly water, glycerine and nicotine. To address public health concerns about the possible presence of polluting substances during indoor use of THS 2.2, a study ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 46

    Analysis of PAHs in smokeless tobacco by GC-MS/MS

    REDEBY J.; MENZEL C.; ANDERSSON K.; GRONOWSKI EDNER A.; LINDHOLM J.
    Swedish Match North Europe AB, Scandinavia Division, Analytical and Product Science, Stockholm, Sweden
    Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) are a large group of compounds; several of which are classified as potentially carcinogenic. Sixteen PAHs are listed on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) " Established List for Harmful and Potentially ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 63 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    A computational model to characterize the Vitrocell® Cell Exposure System for evaluation of aerosols

    CASTRO N.(1); ROSTAMI A.(1); KUCZAJ A.(2,3); LUCCI F.(2); OLDHAM M.J.(1); PITHAWALLA Y.B.(1)
    (1) Altria Client Services LLC, Center for Research and Technology, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (2) Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (3) Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, Faculty EEMCS, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    In vitro exposure systems can be used as tools for toxicological assessment of e-cigarette aerosols. The VITROCELL ® exposure system is designed such that exposure of cell cultures to the aerosol occurs at the air/liquid interface, which is relevant to e ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 02

    Analysis of 20 elements in aerosols by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS)

    GREMAUD M.; HOFER I.; MARCHESE A.; SEQUEIRA C.; LE BOUHELLEC S.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Metals are present in the aerosol of tobacco products and are known as harmful or potentially harmful compounds. The purpose of this study was to improve and re-validate an existing method for the determination of elements in smoke from cigarettes and in ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 26

    How do consumers use the candidate modified risk tobacco product (MRTP) tobacco heating system (THS): analysis of data from six countries

    ROULET S.(1); MAGNANI P.(1); KALLISCHNIGG G.(2); BADOGLIO S.(1); ACKERMANN K.(3); VEIT M.(3); DUGAN A.(4); GAGE C.(4); KANITSCHEIDER C.(5); APECECHEA M.(5); RAMAZZOTTI A.(1)
    (1) Philip Morris International Management S.A. (PMI), Lausanne, Switzerland; (2) ARGUS – Statistics and Information Systems in Environment and Public Health, Berlin, Germany; (3) FehrAdvice & Partners, Zurich, Switzerland; (4) Kantar Health LLC, New York, U.S.A.; (5) Kantar Health GmbH, Munich, Germany
    PMI conducted consumer studies in several countries for a candidate MRTP, the THS. THS is composed of a tobacco heating device which heats specially designed tobacco sticks. The purpose of these studies was to investigate how adult daily smokers actually ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 31

    Psychometric evaluation of the mCEQ applied to cigarettes and heat-not-burn products in the U.S. and Japan

    SALZBERGER T.(1); CANO S.(2); MAINY N.(3); CHREA C.(3); VANDYKE S.(3); HAZIZA C.(3); WEITKUNAT R.(3); ROSE J.(4)
    (1) University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria; (2) Scale Report, Stotfold, U.K.; (3) Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchatel, Switzerland; (4) Rose Research Center, Raleigh, U.S.A.
    The modified Cigarette Evaluation Questionnaire (mCEQ) is a self-report instrument that assesses the reinforcing effects of smoking cigarettes from a smoker’s perspective. Conceptually, the mCEQ consists of three multi-item and two single-item domains. ...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 32

    Assessment of the total volatile organic compounds in indoor air during the use of a new heat-not-burn product

    THARIN M.; BIELIK N.; ROUGET E; ROTACH M.; GLABASNIA A.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    PMI is developing products that have the potential to present less risk of harm to smokers who switch to these products versus continued smoking. The tobacco heating system (THS) is one of these products based on a technology that heats the tobacco ...
  9. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 14

    The influence of slim cigarette market share on smoking prevalence

    SLATER A.(1); BUSS J.(1); GHOSH D.(2)
    (1) Oxford Economics Ltd, Oxford, U.K.; (2) Philip Morris International, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Slim cigarettes were defined in the 2012 draft EU-Tobacco Product Directive (EU-TPD) as cigarettes with a diameter of less than 7.5mm. Slim cigarettes are marketed in various countries around the world and have been growing as a share of the global ...
  10. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 04

    A modified Cambridge filter holder and extraction equipment and methodology to more accurately quantify water in high water content aerosols

    GHOSH D.; JEANNET C.
    Philip Morris International, Research & Development, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Philip Morris International is developing products with the potential to reduce the risk of smoking-related diseases by heating tobacco and avoiding combustion. The resulting aerosol has a less complex chemical composition and contains more water than ...