CORESTA Congress, Kyoto, 2004, PT 11
Test and technique issues when performing the ASTM E2187-02B test method for measuring the ignition strength of cigarettes
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Alpharetta, GA, USA
As of June 28, 2004, only cigarettes that pass the ASTM E2187-02B ignition strength test more than 75% of the time will be allowed for sale in New York State. However, we have found that in practice the ASTM test procedure has unanticipated consequences ...