TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2013, 67, abstr. 43
The pattern of benzo[a]pyrene and tobacco-specific nitrosamine accumulation in fire-cured tobacco
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
The accumulation of benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) and tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) during fire-curing was studied in order to establish whether B[a]P and TSNAs can be reduced by modifying the firing regime. The dark fire-cured variety PD 7309 was...