TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 071
NNN levels in stable reduced converter (SRC) and LC lines cured under conditions that favor NNN formation
Altria Client Services, Richmond, VA, USA
N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN), a tobacco specific nitrosamine (TSNA) found in cured leaf, filler and smoke, is formed by nornicotine nitrosation. We previously demonstrated a ~75% reduction of cured leaf NNN content in burley and dark tobaccos having...