CORESTA Congress, Online, 2022, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 52
Influence of harvesting methods on nitrate content and TSNA formation in lamina and midrib of cigar and flue-cured tobaccos
(1) College of Tobacco Science of Henan Agricultural University / Tobacco Harm Reduction Research Center of HAU, Zhengzhou, China; (2) Sichuan Provincial Tobacco Company, Chengdu, China; (3) Beijing Cigarette Factory of Shanghai Tobacco (Group) Co., Beijing, China; (4) Deyang Municipal Tobacco Company, Deyang, China
Cigar production has a history of nearly 400 years in Shifang, Sichuan Province. However, the contents of tobacco-specific nitrosamines (TSNA) are generally high in cured tobacco leaves. Field trials were initiated to investigate the impact of...