1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 29

    Construction of green flue-cured tobacco strips aging technology based on four-stage controlled atmosphere method

    HE Wei(1); MU Wenjun(2); FAN Jianqiang(1); BAO Kexiang(1); CHEN Yiqiang(1); LIN Jian(1); QI Lingfeng(1); ZHANG Ruiqiang(1); ZHANG Zengji(1); GUO Jianhua(2); SONG Jizhen(2); WANG Chunlu(3); FAN Tiantian(3)
    (1) Fujian Tobacco Industry Co., Ltd., Xiamen, P.R. China; (2) Key Laboratory of Eco-environment and Leaf Tobacco Quality, Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (3) Beijing Yingfeng Litai Technology & Trade Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China
    Aging of flue-cured tobacco strips plays an important role in improving the quality and use value of tobacco. Natural aging is the most widely used storage method at present, but there are still some problems, such as shorter suitable aging duration, easy ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 26

    Digital evaluation of tobacco style and quality by using a support vector machine algorithm with thermal analysis spectra

    LI Qiaoling(1); YIN Chao(2); ZHENG Quanxing(1); YU Yumei(1); LIU Xiucai(1); DENG Xiaohua(1); ZHANG Tinggui(1); ZHONG Jiawei(1); WANG Le(3); XU Hanchun(1); LIN Kai(1); MA Pengfei(1); HUANG Chaozhang(1); LI Bin(3); WU Anan(2)
    (1) Technology Center, China Tobacco Fujian Industrial Co., Ltd., Xiamen, Fujian, P.R. China; (2) College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian, P.R. China; (3) Key Laboratory of Tobacco Processing Technology of CNTC, Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    In the processes of tobacco blend design and product maintenance of cigarettes, the evaluation of tobacco style and quality is very important. At present, the evaluation method mainly relies on artificial sensory analysis, which is subjective and ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 45

    Meta-analysis of two biomarkers of exposure of tobacco products

    AYALA-FIERRO F.(1); ELAMIN A.(2); FROST-PINEDA K.(3); JIN T.(3); PRASAD G.L.(3); SARKAR M.(4); SCHMIDT E.(3); VERRON T.(5)
    (1) ITG Brands LLC, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (2) PMI R&D, Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (3) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (4) Altria Client Services LLC, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (5) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Paris, France
    In the context of tobacco products, broadly two types of biomarkers exist, biomarkers of exposure (BoE) and biomarkers of potential harm (BoPH). BoE measure exposure to tobacco constituents, e.g. carbon monoxide (CO) and nicotine equivalents (NEQs). The ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 33

    Quantitative risk assessment (QRA) indicates reduced risk potential for carcinogenic and non-carcinogenic effects of the aerosol of the next generation products (NGPs) compared to reference cigarettes

    AYALA-FIERRO F.(1); CZEKALA L.(2); SIMMS L.(2); RUDD K.(2); CAVA G.(2); STEVENSON M.(2)
    (1) ITG Brands LLC, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (2) Imperial Brands PLC, Bristol, U.K.
    In order to understand the potential relative health risks of NGPs compared to cigarettes, we compared the relative risks of aerosols from tobacco-containing and tobacco-free NGPs to the smoke generated from a reference cigarette. Quantitative Risk ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 58

    A consortium approach for consumer-reported outcome measures to assess tobacco- and nicotine-containing products

    ACQUADRO C.(1) on behalf of the CORESTA CROM Task Force: AYALA-FIERRO F.(2); BLACK R.(3); CAHOURS X.(4); CHREA C.(5); CURTIN G.(6); GILES L.(7); McCAFFREY S.(3); PARK C.H.(8); PRASAD K.(9); SHERWOOD N.(10); SHIFFMAN S.(11); SMITH J.(6); SPIES E.(5)
    (1) Mapi Research Trust, Lyon, France; (2) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (3) Altria Client Services, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (4) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Paris, France; (5) Philip Morris Products S.A., Neûchatel, Switzerland; (6) RAIS, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (7) JT Int'l SA, Genève, Switzerland; (8) KT&G Research Institute, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; (9) British American Tobacco, Southampton, U.K.; (10) Neil Sherwood Consulting, Commugny, Switzerland; (11) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.
    In the tobacco space, consumer-reported outcome measures (CROM) are essential for understanding motivations, subjective effects, and behavior. Such measures have become particularly important with the advent of candidate modified risk tobacco products ...