Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 10, p. 51-55, ISSN.1002-0861
Differences between and cluster analysis of heavy metal contents in tobacco leaves from ten tobacco producing provinces in China
(1) Technology Center, China Tobacco Hebei Industrial Co., Ltd., Shijiazhuang 050051, P.R. China; (2) Hebei Baisha Tobacco Co., Ltd., Shijiazhuang 050035, P.R. China; (3) China National Tobacco Quality Supervision & Test Center, Zhengzhou 450001, P.R. China
The comparison and cluster analysis of Cr, Ni, Cu, As, Cd, Tl and Pb contents in 100 samples of flue-cured tobacco leaves from 100 areas in 10 provinces of China were conducted for investigating the content and distribution of heavy metals in...