1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 13

    Agronomic and qualitative performance of some experimental Burley hybrids in Malawi

    CHAMANGO A.M.Z.; SIBANDE L.A.G.O.; MATEWELE M.
    Agricultural Research and Extension Trust (ARET), Lilongwe, Malawi
    Malawi mainly depends on tobacco for forex generation, with Burley as a major contributor. However, the country has a limited choice of high yielding and disease resistant varieties against a plethora of disease constraints, particularly root-knot ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 14

    Forestry sustainability in the tobacco sector in Malawi: a community concern requiring community approaches

    OFESI H.K.T.; LIVIMBO S.S.
    Agricultural Research and Extension Trust (ARET), Lilongwe, Malawi
    Tobacco farmers depend heavily on tree resources for poles and firewood used in curing. Malawi tobacco farmers predominantly grow Burley tobacco which requires the least amount of tree resources per unit volume in comparison to dark-fired and flue-cured ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 16

    Effects of biochar and seaweed fertiliser on tobacco growth, soil properties and bacterial wilt occurrence

    ZHANG Guangyu(1); YOU Xiangwei(1); LIU Yuande(2); CHU Depeng(1); NIU Jijun(2); GAO Qiang(2); CHEN Qianru(1); LI Yiqiang(1); WEI Jianyu(3)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute of CAAS, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Shandong Linyi Tobacco Company Ltd., Linyi, Shandong, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Guangxi Industrial Co., Ltd., Nanning, P.R. China
    Bacterial wilt of tobacco incited by Ralstonia solanacearum is prevalent worldwide and causes severe economic losses every year. Up until now there is no promising control method available against the disease. This study aimed to elucidate the effect of ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 01; CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 04

    United Nations sustainable development goals and impacts of the tobacco and alternative product sectors

    COLARD S.
    MBA Corporate & Social Responsibility - Performance of Organisations, Institut Leonard de Vinci, Paris-La Défense, France
    In 2015, the United Nations published 17 sustainable development goals (UN SDGs) and their corresponding targets to be achieved by 2030. The third goal “Good health and wellbeing” specifically refers to tobacco activities with the target to “ strengthen ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 02

    Comparative assessment of selected compounds yields in heated tobacco products

    JACCARD G.; TAFIN DJOKO D.; KORNELIOU A.; BELUSHKIN M.
    PMI R&D, Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    A diverse range of heated tobacco products (HTPs) has been introduced in a growing number of markets by different manufacturers. They generally differentiate from cigarettes by the absence of combustion and a significant reduction in the levels of harmful ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 03

    The effect of socio-economic inequalities: modelling of population health impact of introducing reduced-risk tobacco products into Germany

    RYTSAR R.(1); DJURDJEVIC S.(1); NUSSBAUM A.(2); KAUL A.(3,4); BENNEWITZ E.(3,4)
    (1) PMI R&D, Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (2) Philip Morris GmbH, Gräfelfing, Germany; (3) Saarland University, Department of Economics, Saarbrücken, Germany; (4) IPE Institute for Policy Evaluation, Frankfurt, Germany
    Education, income and occupation are the most commonly used descriptors of social inequalities in health. The socio-economic status (SES) of individuals (or groups of individuals) has proven to be important when describing and understanding smoking ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 05

    Determination of 10 kinds of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon in the aerosol of heat-not-burn products by SPME-GC-MS

    SHEN Junyu; LIU Xin
    Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd, Kunming, P.R. China
    Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons are low in mainstream tobacco smoke, but they are among the most hazardous substances and have been shown to be carcinogenic in a number of studies. One polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon is benzo[a]pyrene, which has been ...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 06

    Heated tobacco product aerosol generation and aerosol analysis by gas chromatography flame ionisation and thermal conductivity detection

    DUROT N.; ROUILLARD S.; RAVERDY-LAMBERT D.; BRENNER O.; LE MEN P.
    SWM INTL c/o LTR Industries, Allonnes, France
    Heated tobacco products (HTP) aerosol composition is different from the mainstream smoke of a burning cigarette. There are currently no standard methods defined. Identifying potential sources of variation is important to adjust the analytical procedures ...
  9. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 07

    Quantitative determination and puff-by-puff analysis on the release pattern of nicotine and menthol in heat-not-burn tobacco material and emissions

    LIU Shengyi; LI Jingjing; ZHU Libing; LIU Weijuan
    (1) Ruvian Technology Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (2) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd, Kunming, P.R. China
    There is a lack of description of nicotine strength in current available heat-not-burn (HnB) tobacco products. Three HnB products were studied regarding the occurrence of nicotine in their tobacco and menthol flavoured cigarettes, and menthol in their ...