Recommended Methods current

No. 58 - Determination of Benzo[a]pyrene in Cigarette Mainstream Smoke by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

(CRM developed into ISO 22634-1; ISO 23906-1)

November 2019 - fifth edition Ref. SMA-228-2-CRM-58

(CRM developed into ISO 22634/1:2008)


This Recommended Method is applicable to the determination of B[a]P in the Total Particulate Matter (TPM) of cigarette mainstream smoke with TPM yields between 1,5 mg/cigarette and 42 mg/cigarette where the cigarettes are smoked following either ISO 3308 or ISO 20778.


Related documents

Report - 2012 Collaborative Study on B[a]P, VOCs, and Carbonyls in Mainstream Cigarette Smoke (August 2019)

Report - Updates of CORESTA Recommended Methods after Further Collaborative Studies Carried Out under Both ISO and Health Canada Intense Smoking Regimes (December 2013)