1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 170, ST22

    Studies on chemistry and mutagenicity of cigarette smoke condensate from cigarettes containing the natural plant extract AML-1 added to the tobacco

    YAO J.-H.; CAI R.; CHEN H.-M.; NI C.-M.
    Yunnan Institute of Tobacco Industry, Kunming, China
    Previous research has concluded that cigarette smoke condensate (CSC) is mutagenic. At present, medical authorities believe that reduction in tar content of cigarette smoke is the most important method for improving the safety of cigarettes. However, tar ...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 180, ST03

    Time fast evolved gas analysis/FTIR method: an experimental study of cellulose pyrolysis

    LI S.; LYONS-HART J.; BANYASZ J.; SHAFER K.
    Philip Morris USA, Research Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    A real time fast evolved gas analysis/Fourier Transform infrared (FAST EGA/FTIR) method was developed and applied to study the gas phase component evolution of cellulose pyrolysis. Experiments were conducted under different pyrolytic conditions. Efforts ...
  3. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 193, STPOST3

    Phosphine abatement at Philip Morris

    PAINE J.B. III; APPLE W.B.; BERKENPAS K.J.; BRIDGES C.T.; EDWARDS W.B. III; HOWE C.R.; KOVAL G.A.; PODRAZA K.F.
    Philip Morris USA, Research Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Philip Morris has developed and implemented abatement technology to control residual phosphine gas after the fumigation of tobacco warehouses. In parallel with this, we investigated the use of electrochemical cell sensor monitors, to replace the more ...
  4. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Jerez de la Frontera, 1992, p. 100, ST26, ISSN.0525-6240

    Dynamic mass measurements of cigarettes by neutron radioscopy

    JENKINS R.W.; LANZILLOTTI H.V.; McRAE D.D.; BRENIZER J.S.; MORA G.A.
    Philip Morris USA, Richmond, VA, USA
    Neutron radioscopy is a technique that uses a beam of neutrons and a video-based neutron imaging system to produce real-time images of an object. The images, or more correctly, the two-dimensional projections of the object, look like X-ray images and the ...