TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2012, 66, abstr. 15
Quantification of ethyl carbamate in tobacco and smokeless tobacco products by GC/MS
ITC Limited, Bengaluru, India
Ethyl carbamate (Urethane) is a genotoxic carcinogen found in fermented foods and beverages. Ethyl carbamate in Tobacco is formed from Maleic hydrazide, which is a plant growth regulator applied to Tobacco. It is also formed from hydrogen cyanide and...