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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, IG 01 ; CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, IG 01

    Sustainability in leaf tobacco production

    PAPENFUS H.D.
    Alliance One International Services Ltd., Camberley, Surrey, U.K.
    Sustainability in the leaf production sector of the industry aims at long-term farming. As such, it not only embraces all aspects of optimising yield, quality and profitability of the crop, but also of conserving the environment and improving quality...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, IG 02, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, IG 02

    Variability in toxicant yields from selected products

    ELDRIDGE A.; BETSON T.; McADAM K.
    British American Tobacco, Group R&D, Southampton, U.K.
    The WHO Study Group on Tobacco Product Regulation (TobReg) have recommended setting simultaneous ceilings on mainstream smoke emissions of nine toxicants expressed as a ratio to nicotine. The proposed ceilings are recommended to be based on the...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 04

    A modified Cambridge filter holder and extraction equipment and methodology to more accurately quantify water in high water content aerosols

    GHOSH D.; JEANNET C.
    Philip Morris International, Research & Development, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Philip Morris International is developing products with the potential to reduce the risk of smoking-related diseases by heating tobacco and avoiding combustion. The resulting aerosol has a less complex chemical composition and contains more water...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 05

    GC-MS analysis of e-liquids taken from e-cigarettes and e-liquids (e-juice) before use in e-cigarettes

    LAUTERBACH J.H.(1); GRIMM D.A.(2)
    (1) Lauterbach & Associates, LLC, Macon, GA, U.S.A.; (2) Coordinated Instrumentation Facility, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, U.S.A.
    Concerns have been expressed about the purity and safety of the liquids (e-liquids) used in electronic cigarettes [Goniewicz et al., Tobacco Control 2013 March 6 (Epub ahead of print)]. Moreover, Bahl et al. [Reproductive Toxicology 34 (2012)...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 06

    Particle size distribution of electronic cigarette aerosols and the relationship to Cambridge filter pad collection efficiency

    ALDERMAN S.L.; COLE S.K.; SONG C.
    R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    The relatively volatile nature of the particulate matter (PM) fraction of e-cigarette aerosols presents an experimental obstacle with regard to particle size distribution measurements. This is particularly true for instruments requiring a high degree...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 07

    Assessing the exposure to ‘smoke’ from electronic cigarettes by biomarkers

    SCHERER G.; HAGEDORN H-W.; RIEDEL K.; SCHERER M.
    ABF Analytisch-Biologisches Forschungslabor GmbH, Munich, Germany
    Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) significantly differ from conventional cigarettes (CCs) in terms of the composition of the ‘smoke’ as well as in how they are used (smoking topography). The determination of biomarkers of exposure (biomonitoring)...