TSNA - TSNA in Air-cured and Fire-cured Tobacco - 2006
- To determine proper placement of data loggers in curing barns to best represent the true curing conditions within the barn and produce a CORESTA Guide on data logger placement and calibration.
- Sampling (a) To define proper sampling method of post-cure tobacco for TSNA determination. (b) To determine the optimal method for sample preparation for TSNA determination.
- To collect available TSNA presentations and papers and publish them on the CORESTA website.
2021-2022 Burley and Dark Tobacco Production Guide (Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina)
TSNAs in Burley and Dark Tobacco on pg 65
Updated November 2022
Reports : Sample Preparation for TSNA Analysis07/2021 Reports : Sampling Method for Testing TSNAs in Farmer Bales07/2021 Reports : Analysis of Variability in Curing Conditions and Tobacco-Specific Nitrosamines Within Barns of Dark Air-Cured Tobacco01/2017 Reports : Analysis of Variability in Curing Conditions and TSNA within Barns of Dark Air-Cured Tobacco05/2015 Reports : Investigation of Curing Environment and TSNA Accumulation Within Barns in Dark Air-cured Tobacco01/2014 Reports : Evaluation of Correlation between Within-Barn Curing Environment and TSNA Accumulation in Dark Air-Cured Tobacco01/2013 Guides : No. 23 - Placement of Data Loggers in Air-cured Barns and Data Logger Maintenance02/2019