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  1. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 44

    Investigation of pyrolysis behaviour of lutein in air by thermo gravimetry-single drop micro extraction-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

    YANG Ji; YANG Liu; WU Yiqin; MIAO Mingming; ZHE Wei; CHEN Yongkuan
    China Tobacco Yunnan Industrial Co., Ltd of CNTC, R&D Center, Kunming, P.R. China
    To investigate the pyrolysis behaviour of lutein in air, an automatic single drop micro extraction (SDME) device for trapping the released fractions was designed and coupled with thermo gravimetry-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. According to...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2013, 67, abstr. 07

    Benzo[a]pyrene in tobacco products by ultra-pressure liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection using its deuterated analog as an internal standard.

    Arista Laboratories, Inc., Richmond, VA, USA
    Benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) classified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) as a group 1 carcinogen. BaP is formed as a product of incomplete combustion and is found in tobacco smoke as well as...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, SSPTPOST 29

    An improved method for the determination of selected humectants in tobacco products

    Arista Laboratories, Richmond, VA, USA
    Humectants are an important class of compounds applied to tobacco primarily for the improvement of hydroscopic properties and to act as a carrier for flavor components. For the purposes of this study, we focused on the most prevalent humectants used,...