Recommended Methods current

No. 43 - Fine-cut tobacco - Sampling

(CRM developed into ISO 15592-1:2001)

June 1997

This Recommended Method specifies two methods of sampling a population of fine-cut tobacco manufactured for sale for the preparation of samples. Different procedures are specified according to whether sampling is undertaken at the producer’s premises or importer’s and distributor’s warehouses, or at the point of sale.

The Method provides information on the statistical treatment of data and provides guidance, based on practical experience of the order of ranking when a product is sampled in accordance with the specified procedures.

Related documents

CRM 42 - Atmosphere for Conditioning and Testing Fine-Cut Tobacco and Fine-Cut Smoking Articles (June 1997)

CRM 24 - Cigarettes – Sampling (Aug. 1991)

Report - Task Force on Roll-Your-Own (Fine-Cut) Tobacco (1999)