Recommended Methods current

No. 91 - Determination of 15 PAHs in Tobacco and Tobacco Products by GC-MS/MS or GC-MS

April 2019 Ref. TTPA-117-2-CRM-91

The method is used to quantitatively determine the concentration of 15 polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in tobacco and tobacco products using gas chromatography (GC) connected to a single mass spectrometer (MS) or tandem mass spectrometer (MS/MS). The method is applicable to single grades of tobacco, cigarette filler, cigar filler, and smokeless tobacco products.


Related documents

Report - 2017/2018 Collaborative Study PAHs in Tobacco and Tobacco Products (April 2019)

Report - Smokeless Tobacco Glossary (January 2010)

Guide 11 - Technical Guideline for Sample Handling of Smokeless Tobacco and Smokeless Tobacco Products (May 2020)