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  1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 39

    Impact of cigarette paper and blend on super slim, slim and king-size cigarette designs

    WANNA J.(1); CHEN Cai(2); XIAO Cuicui(3); LIANG Chenze(3); RUI Li(4); ZHANG Wenjun(4)
    (1) SWM Intl., Alpharetta, GA, U.S.A.; (2) SWM Shanghai Representative Office, Shanghai, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Mauduit, Jiangmen, Guangdong, P.R. China; (4) China Tobacco Schweitzer, Yuxi City, Yunnan, P.R. China
    Superslim (SS) cigarettes account for 5 % of total cigarette sales on the Chinese market, with a year to year increase of 2.1 %. Similar to this fast-growing trend, many more brands of slim (SL) cigarettes have been offered on the market since 2017. To ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 47

    Study on reducing the fragmentation rate of paper-making reconstituted tobacco during the cutting process in the cigarette factory

    ZHANG Wenjun(1); TENNIER J.(2); TU Yangang(1); ZHANG Yan(3); ZHENG Jianyu(1); ZHANG Mengyuan(1); LI Rui(1); LIU Jing(1); XIONG Zhen(1); ZHOU Guiyuan(1)
    (1) China Tobacco Schweitzer (Yunnan) Reconstituted Tobacco Co., Ltd, Yuxi City, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) SWM Intl., Alpharetta, GA, U.S.A.; (3) Yunnan Tobacco Quality Supervision and Inspection Station, Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
    It is known that reconstituted tobacco leaf tends to generate dust and particles during the cutting process in the cigarette factory. To solve the issue, analysis of the composition structure of manufacturing waste was carried out. Effects on the ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 48

    Research on colour improvement of paper-making reconstituted tobacco

    SU Dandan(1); TU Yangang(1); ZHANG Wenjun(1); TENNIER J.(2); WEI Mingwen(1); WANG Xiaosheng(1); FENG Tao(1); MI Lan(1); ZHOU Guiyuan(1)
    (1) China Tobacco Schweitzer (Yunnan) Reconstituted Tobacco Co., Ltd, Yuxi City, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) SWM Intl., Alpharetta, GA, U.S.A.
    Paper-making reconstituted tobacco (PRT) is an important raw material for the tobacco industry, with various benefits including reducing cost, smoke tar delivery, and impact on the environment. The different appearance of PRT compared to regular cigarette ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 47

    Effect of ethanol concentration on chemical composition of tobacco extracts

    ZHENG Jianyu(1); LIU Changbo(1); ZHANG Wenjun(1); TENNIER J.(2); FU Yin(1); XIONG Zhen(1); CHEN Shaoquan(1); FENG Tao(1); WANG Yanhong(1); ZHOU Guiyuan(1)
    (1) China Tobacco Schweitzer (Yunnan) Reconstituted Tobacco Co., Ltd, Yuxi City, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) SWM Intl., Alpharetta, GA, U.S.A.
    Ethanol is widely used as a solvent in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and biological industries, for the extraction of various natural products, including those from tobacco. In this study, an ethanol-water system with four different concentrations of ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 20

    The influence of storage conditions and packaging on acetic acid generation in cellulose acetate fibers

    TATUM C.E.; WILSON S.A.; CASPER R.G.; PEARCE M.J.
    Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN, U.S.A.
    The cellulose acetate polymer used in cigarette filters is made by acetylating wood pulp with acetic anhydride. One advantage of this modified natural polymer is that it readily degrades by multiple mechanisms. While the ultimate products are carbon ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, AP 04

    Selection and identification of a tobacco endophytic bacteria strain L1 with inhibitory effect against TMV

    ZHAN Huaixu; WANG Fenglong; SHEN Lili; YANG Jinguang; QIAN Yumei; CHEN Dexin
    Qingzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Qingdao, Shandong, P.R. China
    The objective of this study is to screen a biocontrol bacterial strain with significant inhibitory effect against TMV (Tobacco mosaic virus). The strains were isolated from leaves of tobacco var. Luyan 1 resistant to TMV. The anti-TMV strain was tested by ...
  7. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 07

    Comparison of the cerulean e-cigarette pressure drop testing instrument to the ces 508 cigarette pressure drop and ventilation tester unit for electronic cigarettes, conventional tobacco burning cigarettes, and filter tips

    AVANTS K.W.(1); WILSON S.A.(2); CLARK J.(1)
    (1) Liggett Group, LLC, Mebane, NC USA; (2) Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN USA
    The pressure drop or “resistance to draw” of cigarettes and cigarette-like products is a prominent experience for consumers. This poster is a comparison of two commercial instruments with different approaches to measuring pressure drop. The instruments ...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 22

    Mapping of two white stem genes in tetraploid common tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.)

    WU Qingzhang; WU Xinru; ZHANG Xuefeng; JIANG Caihong; WANG Yuanying; LIU Guanshan
    Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Tobacco Research Institute, Qingdao, P.R. China
    Leaf colour is an indicator of chlorophyll (Chl) level and isolating leaf colour mutants can facilitate the understanding of Chl metabolism regulation. Here we describe an ethyl methanesulfonate-induced light colour mutant white stem 1 (ws1) in common ...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 35

    Screening, identification and characterisation of an Arthrobacter sp. strain MC-10 capable of degrading quinclorac

    CHEN Dexin(1); ZHANG Shun(1,2); HUANG Guolian(3); XU Jialai(4); LI Bin(5); LI Hongguang(3)
    (1) Qingzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Graduate School, Beijing, P.R. China; (3) Hunan Chenzhou Tobacco Company, Chenzhou, P.R. China; (4) Shandong Tobacco Research Institute, Ji’nan, P.R. China; (5) Sichuan Tobacco Company, Chengdu, P.R. China
    The objective of this study was to screen strains able to degrade quinclorac efficiently. The strains were isolated from the perennial administration quinclorac paddy fields. The strain MC-10, which can degrade quinclorac efficiently, was screened by ...
  10. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 51

    Degradation and residue levels of triadimefon and its toxic metabolite in tobacco leaf

    LI Yiqiang(1); YANG Liqiang(1,2); LIU Wanfeng(3); XU Guangjun(1); SUN Jianhong(2); CAO Shoutao(2); GAO Yun(2); XU Jinli(1); ZHENG Xiao(1)
    (1) Qingzhou Tobacco Research Institute of China National Tobacco Corporation, Qingdao, Shandong, P.R. China; (2) China Tobacco Shandong Industrial Co., Ltd, Jinan, Shandong, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China
    In order to further study about different factors of pesticide residues and dissipation characteristics of triadimefon and its metabolite, and provide scientific data for MRLs and proper use of pesticide on tobacco, the dissipation and residue of ...