Recommended Methods current

No. 8 - Determination of Water in the Mainstream Smoke of Cigarettes by Gas Chromatographic Analysis

(CRM developed into ISO 10362-1:1999)

Aug. 1991 - second edition

Particulate matter is that part of mainstream smoke which is collected by a smoke trap conforming to CORESTA Recommended Method N° 22 or ISO 3308. The method is applicable to the particulate matter of mainstream cigarette smoke.

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