1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 06

    Influences of shredded stem on cigarette properties

    JIN Yong; TAN Haifeng; FAN Hongmei; YU Saibo; LI Ke; WANG Shitai; ZHONG Kejun
    Technology Center, China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Changsha, P.R. China
    Shredding is a process of forcing tobacco stems between counter-rotating toothed blades in a mill where they are stripped lengthwise into thin, fibrous particles. Three types of stems were prepared, namely expanded shredded stem (ESS), expanded cut...