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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 01

    Performance of fire-cured tobacco with compost from urban sources

    COZZOLINO E.; LEONE V.; LOMBARDI P.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    A two-year trial of Kentucky fire-cured tobacco fertilisation with compost from urban organic waste was conducted with three cultivars (Foiano, Riccio beneventano and SKL) on two farms in the province of Benevento (Italy). A commercial compost, produced ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 04

    Influence of plant density and leaf priming collection on seed and seed oil yield in tobacco

    BUCCIARELLI S.(1); CIVITELLA D.(1); FECONDO G.(1); GHIANNI G.(1); SORRENTINO C.(2); DEL PIANO L.(2); RAIMO F.(2); STANISCI V.(3)
    (1) Consorzio per la Divulgazione e la Sperimentazione delle Tecniche Irrigue (CO.T.IR), Vasto (CH), Italy; (2) Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy; (3) ECOFOX, Vasto (CH), Italy
    In the EU the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reform of 2004 has established a gradual reduction in incentives for the production of tobacco. In Italy there was a reduction of about 30% of the area under tobacco cultivation from 2000 to 2010. Value-added ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 05

    New cultivars for the Italian Burley industry

    COZZOLINO E.; LEONE V.; LOMBARDI P.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    Lack of information about cultivar adaptation to specific areas is a hindrance to the progress of the tobacco industry. To provide such information for Italian Burley areas, an on-farm variety trial is underway at Vitulazio, in the province of Caserta, ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 08

    SSR analysis of genetic polymorphism in a Nicotiana Germplasm Collection

    DEL PIANO L.; DI DATO F.; ABET M.; RAIMO F.; SORRENTINO C.; SICIGNANO M.; ENOTRIO T.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) is an important agricultural crop plant that plays a significant role in the economies of many countries. Tobacco breeding aims to develop varieties with wide adaptability, higher potential and suitable chemical constituents ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 26

    Determination of chlorinated dioxins/furans in mainstream cigarette smoke using gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry

    GUTHERY W.
    Filtrona Technology Centre, Jarrow, Tyne and Wear, U.K.
    Chlorinated dioxins and furans have been cited by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as harmful and potentially harmful constituents (HPHC) in tobacco smoke. It is the only constituent on the FDA list which is not a specific compound ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, SSPT 37

    The effect of puff duration and volume on the yields of e-cigarettes

    TAYLOR M.J.
    Filtrona Technology Centre, Shaftesbury Avenue, Jarrow, Tyne and Wear NE32 3UP
    In recent years there has been a large increase in the number of e-cigarettes on the market, the majority of which are designed to resemble the appearance of a standard cigarette. These devices are claimed to deliver nicotine to the smoker without any of ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2011, Graz, ST 20

    An ion chromatographic method for the quantitative determination of hydrogen cyanide in cigarette smoke using pulsed amperometric detection

    TAYLOR M.J.; GUTHERY W.
    Filtrona Technology Centre, Jarrow, Tyne & Wear, UK
    The analysis of hydrogen cyanide in cigarette smoke has been carried out for many years. The toxicity of hydrogen cyanide has long been recognised and it is included in the majority of lists of harmful smoke compounds. The most commonly used method for ...