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Collaborative Study of Menthol in Cigarettes and Cut Filler

RAC Technical Report

April 2019 Ref. RAC-116-1-CTR

The CORESTA Routine Analytical Chemistry (RAC) Sub-Group conducted a collaborative study of menthol in whole cigarettes and cut filler. The purpose of this study was to evaluate repeatability and reproducibility (r & R) values of the methodology. The purpose of this study was to evaluate repeatability and reproducibility (r & R) values of the methodology.  The results proved favourable and a new CORESTA Recommended Method was subsequently developed (CRM 92).  In addition, a Guide was also produced (Guide 24).

 

Related documents

CRM 92 - Determination of Menthol in Cigarettes and Cut Filler by Gas Chromatography (April 2019)

Report - Proficiency Study of Menthol in Cigarettes and Cut Filler (May 2018)

Guide 24 - Sample Handling of Mentholated Cigarettes and Cut Filler (April 2019)