CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Santa Cruz do Sul, 2005, A 16
Suppression of TSNA formation of Burley tobacco during storage using activated carbon and zeolite
Japan Tobacco Inc., Leaf Tobacco Research Lab., Oyama, Tochigi, Japan.
The content of tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNA) often increases in the cured burley tobacco leaves during storage. It was considered that TSNA would be formed when alkaloids react with the NOx gas generated from nitrite existing in cured leaves....