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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 18 (also presented at TSRC 2019)

    Comparison of a flame ionization detector (GC/FID) to a nitrogen-phosphorus detector (GC/NPD) for gas chromatographic determination of nicotine in conventional and ultra-low nicotine tobacco blends

    STINSON A.; STEELMAN D.; CLARK T.J.
    Liggett Group LLC, 100 Maple Lane Mebane NC, U.S.A.
    The established CORESTA method to determine nicotine in tobacco uses a gas chromatograph coupled with a flame ionization detector (GC/FID) (CRM 62) that uses mass spectrometry (GC/MS) (CRM 87). These methods were developed to evaluate conventional tobacco ...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 034 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2019)

    Comparison of a flame ionization detector (GC/FID) to a nitrogen-phosphorus detector (GC/NPD) for gas chromatographic determination of nicotine in conventional and ultra-low nicotine tobacco blends

    STEELMAN D.; STINSON A.; CLARK T.J.
    Liggett Group, Mebane, NC, USA
    The established CORESTA method to determine nicotine in tobacco uses a gas chromatograph coupled with a flame ionization detector (GC/FID) (CRM 62) or that uses a mass spectrometer (GC/MS) (CRM 87). These methods were developed to evaluate conventional ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 40 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    A comparison of two different extraction methods for aromatic amines in mainstream smoke using gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (GC/QQQ)

    STINSON A.(1); GILLILAND S.(1); HUCKINS A.(1); GILLMAN I.G.(2); BROWN S.S.(2); STEELMAN D.(1)
    (1) Liggett Group LLC, Mebane, NC, U.S.A.; (2) Enthalpy Analytical Inc., Durham, NC, U.S.A.
    The established GC-MS methods for the analysis of aromatic amines (o-Anisidine, o-Toluidine, 2,6-Dimethylaniline, 1-Aminonaphthalene, 2-Aminonaphthalene, and 4-Aminobiphenyl) involve complex sample preparation and analyzing the samples on a gas ...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 048 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2017)

    A comparison of two different extraction methods for aromatic amines in mainstream smoke using gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (GC/QQQ)

    STINSON A.(1); GILLILAND S.(1); HUCKINS A.(1); BROWN S.S.(2); GILLMAN I.G.(2)
    (1) Liggett Group, Mebane, NC, USA; (2) Enthalpy Analytical, Durham, NC, USA
    The established GC-MS methods for the analysis of aromatic amines (o Anisidine, o Toluidine, 2, 6 Dimethylaniline, 1 Aminonaphthalene, 2 Aminonaphthalene, and 4 Aminobiphenyl) involve complex sample preparation and analyzing the samples on a gas ...
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 22

    The determination and comparison of ammonia content in tobacco products by ion chromatography and continuous flow analysis

    STINSON A.(1); GILLILAND S.(1); PAOLANTONIO A.M.(2); LOCKHART T.D.(2); GILLMAN I.G.(2)
    (1) Liggett Group LLC, Mebane, North Carolina, USA; (2) Enthalpy Analytical Inc., Durham, North Carolina, USA
    The FDA Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) has identified ammonia as a harmful or potentially harmful constituent (HPHC) in tobacco and tobacco products. However, there is currently not a single, generally accepted method for the determination of ammonia ...
  6. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2014, 68, abstr. 25

    The determination and comparison of hydrogen cyanide (HCN) levels in the mainstream smoke of three reference cigarettes using three different analytical techniques to understand differences and variability between methods

    STINSON A.(1); WHITEHEAD B.(1); TEWOLDE A.(1); PAOLANTONIO A.M.(2); ALVAREZ E.T.(2); GILLMAN I.G.(2)
    (1) Liggett Group LLC, Mebane, North Carolina, USA; (2) Enthalpy Analytical Inc., Durham, North Carolina, USA
    The FDA Center for Tobacco Products has identified hydrogen cyanide (HCN) as a harmful and potentially harmful constituent (HPHCs) in tobacco smoke. Currently there is no internationally accepted method for the analysis of hydrogen cyanide but at least ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2011, Graz, STPOST 15

    Fine-cut tobacco: annual TNCO study using a monitor tobacco blend

    SCHULZ C.(1); MARX F.P.(2)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Group, Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Hamburg, Germany; (2) European Smoking Tobacco Association (ESTA), Brussels, Belgium
    ISO Standard 15592-3 has been developed to determine nicotine free dry particulate matter ('tar') and nicotine in mainstream smoke of fine-cut tobacco smoking articles (FCSAs). Regular use of a reference material is recommended to assess if the ...
  8. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 11, p. 76-78., ISSN.1002-0861

    Orientation of Aphidius gifuensis ashemed to tobacco and prey combination affected by insecticides

    SONG XU-MING(1); ZHANG YUE(2); QU AI-JUN(2)
    1. Anqiu Branch of Shandong Weifang Tobacco Co. Ltd., Aniqiu 262100, Shandong, P.R. China; 2. Plant Protection College, Shandong Agricultural University, Taian 271000, Shandong, P.R. China
    The orientation of Aphidius gifuensis Ashemed to tobacco and prey combinations affected by insecticides was investigated with Y-tube olfactometer. The results showed that normal tobacco leaves did not produce plant volatiles attractive to A. gifuensis, ...
  9. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2009, 11, p. 21-5, ISSN.1002-0861

    Application of predictive and quasi-predictive PI control algorithms in strips redryer

    REN ZHENG-YUN; HAN BAI-HENG; WANG XIAO-FEI
    Donghua University, Dept. of Automation, Shanghai, China
    It is hard to keep the temperature of the drying section, the moisture contents in tobacco in cooling section and ordering section stable by traditional PID control algorithm due to the drying in the strips redryer is a process of large thermal inertia ...