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  1. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, IG 01

    TSNA accumulation during post-cure storage of air-cured tobacco: Results of a 2009 experiment

    VERRIER J.L.; WIERNIK A.; STAAF M.; ONILLON M.; LAURENT T.
    Imperial Tobacco Group, Institut du Tabac, Bergerac, France
    In Burley and dark tobacco, tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNA) are formed during air-curing. A further accumulation may occur post-cure, before threshing and re-drying. The experiment reported here investigates this post-cure accumulation in leaves...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2010, 64, abstr. 37

    A review of the literature on the degree of "compensatory" smoking of low-delivery cigarettes

    COGGINS C.; DEMPSEY R.; ROEMER E.
    Carson Watts Consulting, King, NC, USA; Philip Morris International Management SA, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    To review trends in measures of compensatory smoking behavior over time and by method of assessment.Introduction. An analysis of the papers published on "compensatory" smoking, observed when smokers switch to lower-yielding products from...
  3. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2010, 11, p. 47-50., ISSN.1002-0861

    Comparison of tobacco-specific nitrosamines contents in flue-cured tobacco samples

    WANG BAO-XING(1,2); WANG XU(2); WANG YU(1); YANG WEI-ZU(1); ZOU YUE(1)
    1. Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming 650106, P.R. China; 2. School of Life Sciences, Yunnan Normal University, Kunming 650092, P.R. China
    In order to investigate the distribution of tobacco-specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) in flue-cured tobacco and reduce the harmfulness of cigarette, the contents of TSNAs in 63 flue-cured tobacco samples were determined by GC/TEA and their differences...