1. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 07

    New developments in vacuum photoionisation TOF-MS technique to analyse smoking products on-line and in real time

    EHLERT S.(1,2); HEIDE J.(2); WALTE A.(1); ZIMMERMANN R.(2)
    (1) Photonion GmbH, Schwerin, Germany; (2) University of Rostock, Dept. of Analytical Chemistry, Rostock, Germany
    Photo ionisation-time of flight mass spectrometry (PI-TOFMS) has been established for on-line analysis of complex gas mixtures. Cigarette smoke, e-cigarette vapour and the vapour of tobacco heating products provide good examples for such complex gas...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 19

    On-line puff resolved analysis of cigarette smoke for product profiling using soft-photoionisation mass spectrometry

    EHLERT S.(1,2); HEIDE J.(2); BENTE v FROWEIN M.(1); WALTE A.(1); ZIMMERMANN R.(2)
    (1) Photonion GmbH, Schwerin, Germany; (2) University of Rostock, Dept. of Analytical Chemistry, Rostock, Germany
    Photo ionisation-time of flight mass spectrometry (PI-TOFMS) has been established for the on-line analysis of complex gas mixtures. Therefore, it is a suitable tool for puff resolved chemical fingerprint screening of cigarette smoke. This capability...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 20

    On-line puff resolved analysis of cigarette smoke, e-cigarette vapour and vapour of tobacco heating products

    EHLERT S.(1,2); HEIDE J.(1); WALTE A.(2); ZIMMERMANN R.(1)
    (1) University of Rostock, Dept. of Analytical Chemistry, Rostock, Germany; (2) Photonion GmbH, Schwerin, Germany
    Photo ionisation-time of flight mass spectrometry (PI-TOFMS) has been established for on-line analysis of complex gas mixtures. Cigarette smoke, e-cigarette vapour and the vapour of tobacco heating products provide good examples for such complex gas...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 49

    Vacuum photoionisation TOF-MS as technique to analyze complex gas mixtures on-line and in real time

    EHLERT S.(1,2); HEIDE J.(2); WALTE A.(1); ZIMMERMANN R.(2)
    (1) Photonion GmbH, Schwerin, Germany; (2) University of Rostock, Dept. of Analytical Chemistry, Rostock, Germany
    Within the last few years e cigarettes and other new smoking/vaping products have become more and more commonly used. There are two general ionization techniques that are covered by vacuum Photo-Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass-Spectrometry (PI-TOFMS)....
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 07

    Consistency of bluTM e-cigarette nicotine delivery according to the AFNOR standard

    TSCHIERSKE N.(1); JULIEN R.(2); VARIGNON B.(2); TROUDE V.(2); DESTRUHAUT S.(2); WALELE T.(3); COLARD S.(2); CAHOURS X.(2)
    (1) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH (an Imperial Brands PLC Company), Hamburg, Germany; (2) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco Limited, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (3) Fontem Ventures B.V. (an Imperial Brands PLC Company), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Demonstrating the consistency of nicotine delivery from an e-cigarette is a requirement per EU Tobacco Product Directive (TPD) 2, Article 20, 3(f) (The European Council and the Council of the European Union, 2014). The Directive states that...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 25

    Comparison of WHO SOPs, CORESTA CRMs and ISO Standards for tobacco product testing

    DETHLOFF O.(1); COLARD S.(2); CAHOURS X.(2)
    (1) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH (an Imperial Brands PLC Company), Hamburg, Germany; (2) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco Limited, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France
    The WHO has previously requested that TobLabNet develop analytical methods and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the analysis of tobacco constituents and smoke emissions of cigarettes. The main aim is to establish methods that will enable...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 29 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    Handmade premium cigars smoke emissions - limitations related to TNCO determination variability

    TEILLET B.(1); SCHULZ C.(2); COLARD S.(1)
    (1) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco Limited, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (2) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH (an Imperial Brands PLC Company), Hamburg, Germany
    To date, few studies have been published for handmade premium cigars. The assembly process of a premium cigar involves combining natural leaves that are then rolled by hand. This results in a variable product. In this study, a range of handmade...
  8. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 060 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2017)

    Handmade premium cigars smoke emissions - limitations related to TNCO determination variability

    TEILLET B.(1); SCHULZ C.(2); COLARD S.(1)
    (1) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (2) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken, Hamburg, Germany
    To date, few studies have been published for handmade premium cigars. The assembly process of a premium cigar involves combining natural leaves which are then rolled by hand. This results in a variable product. In this study, a range of handmade...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Poster Session, APSTPOST 01

    The CORESTA Standard of Cooperation – document management

    TRINKIES W.(1); COLARD S.(2); GUITTON P.M.(3)
    (1) British American Tobacco Germany GmbH, Germany; (2) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (3) CORESTA, Paris, France
    The vision of CORESTA is “to be recognised by our members and relevant external bodies as an authoritative source of publically available, credible science and best practices related to tobacco and its derived products.” To pursue this vision,...
  10. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, STPOST 09

    Influence of vaping topography on the retention rate of nicotine following use of e-cigarettes

    O’CONNELL G.(1); BURSEG K.(2); BREIEV K.(3); BIEL S.S.(2); CAHOURS X.(4); COLARD S.(1,4)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Group, Bristol, U.K.; (2) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Imperial Tobacco Group, Hamburg, Germany; (3) IONICON Analytik GmbH, Innsbruck, Austria; (4) SEITA, Imperial Tobacco Group, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France
    The “quantity of nicotine exhaled” by an e-cigarette user is the most important factor influencing bystander exposure to nicotine. To that end, it is important to determine the quantity of nicotine that is retained by the e-cigarette user and not...