Active Projects

PROJECT OUTPUT SUB-GROUP / TASK FORCE / COMMITTEE PROJECT No.
Pesticide Residue Analysis
  (Revision of Guide No. 5)
Guide AA - Agrochemical Analysis 099
Joint Experiment Technical Study (JETS) on Maleic Hydrazide #2 Report AA - Agrochemical Analysis 130
13th FAPAS CPA Analysis Proficiency Test - 2017 Report AA - Agrochemical Analysis 131
Best Practices and Crop Protection in Cigar DAC Tobacco Guide ACAC - Agrochemical Advisory Committee 158
Molecular Markers in Tobacco Guide APIC - Agro-Phyto Information Collection 094
Alternative Products - NAP Report APIC - Agro-Phyto Information Collection 095
Evaluation of Bio Crop Protection Agents Guide BIO - Efficacy of Biological and Eco-Friendly CPAs 023
Collaborative Study on Black Shank Report BKS - Collaborative Study Black Shank 024
Proficiency Test - Comparison BM / NNN-NNK Report BMK - Biomarkers 092
Status Summary of Biomarkers of Effect/Harm Publication BMK - Biomarkers 161
Collaborative Study on Cigar Smoke Analysis Report CSM - Cigar Smoking Methods 109
Cigar Smoking Methods Guide CSM - Cigar Smoking Methods 120
Review of current CRMs related to Cigar Smoking
  (Revision of CRMs 64, 65 and 46)
Methods CSM - Cigar Smoking Methods 121
Smoke Collection of Handmade Long Filler Cigars Report / Guide CSM - Cigar Smoking Methods 148
Short-Term Variability for Commercial Cigarettes (Phase 1) Report CVAR - Cigarette Variability 081
Mid-Term Variability for Commercial Cigarettes (Phase 2) Report CVAR - Cigarette Variability 082
Long-Term Variability for Commercial Cigarettes (Phase 3) Report / Publication CVAR - Cigarette Variability 083
Aerosol Collection Strategies for E-Cigarette Technologies Guide EVAP - E-Vapour 084
Comparison of Puffing Parameters Publication EVAP - E-Vapour 088
Carbonyl Method for Liquids and E-Vapour Product Aerosol Method / Report / Publication EVAP - E-Vapour 127
Alternate Vaping Regimen(s) for E-Vapour Products Guide EVAP - E-Vapour 128
Presentation at NGND2017 Conference in London, November 2017 Publication EVAP - E-Vapour 154
4th Proficiency Test for Detection of Transgenic Tobacco Report GMO - Proficiency Testing for Detection of Transgenic Tobacco 137
IPM Strategies Publication IPM - Integrated Pest Management 078
Whole Smoke Testing Methodology Publication IVT - In Vitro Toxicity Testing 072
Micronucleus Inter-Laboratory Study Report IVT - In Vitro Toxicity Testing 110
Mouse Lymphoma Assay Inter-Laboratory Proficiency Study Report IVT - In Vitro Toxicity Testing 164
Neutral Red Uptake Assay Inter-Laboratory Proficiency Study Report IVT - In Vitro Toxicity Testing 165
Presentation at the International Conference on
Environment Mutagens 2017
- Incheon, South Korea, Nov 2017
Presentation IVT - In Vitro Toxicity Testing 168
Identifying Nematodes Guide NEM - Nematodes 032
Evaluation of Fumigation with Ethyl Formate Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 066
Controlled Atmosphere 
  (Revision of Guide No. 12)
Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 067
Impregnated Nets Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 068
Low Pressure Treatment Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 069
Post-harvest Tobacco Infestation Control Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 071
Sulfuryl Fluoride – An Alternate Fumigant Guide PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 143
Narcosis Position Paper Report / Publication PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 144
Yellow Residue Position Paper Report / Publication PSMST - Pest and Sanitation Management in Stored Tobacco 145
Snus Pouch Sealing Strength Method PTM - Physical Test Methods 060
Collaborative Study on Physical Parameters Report PTM - Physical Test Methods 122 / 167
Round Robin Test on Filter Ventilation Calibration Standards Report PTM - Physical Test Methods 124 / 166
Round Robin Test on Air Permeability Calibration Standards Report PTM - Physical Test Methods 022 / 152
Round Robin Test on Pressure Drop Calibration Standards Report PTM - Physical Test Methods 112 / 159
Review of Human Abuse Liability Assessments Publication PUB - Product Use Behaviour 156
Determination of PG/VG
  (Revision of CRM 60)
Method RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 051
Total Sugars in Tobacco by Segmented Cont. Flow Method RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 054
Nicotine by GC-MS Method RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 056-2
Nicotine in Tobacco by GC
  (Revision of CRM 62)
Method RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 057
LIP Alternate Substrate Study for ISO/TC92-WG15 Report RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 106
Menthol in Cigarettes and Cut Filler Report / Guide / Method  RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 116
CM8 Study Data for ISO/TC126-WG17
  (Revision ISO10362-1)
Report RAC - Routine Analytical Chemistry 157
Residue Field Trials - 2nd 3-year cycle Report RFT - Agrochemical Residue Field Trials 136
Aromatic Amines Method SMA - Smoke Analytes (formerly SPA) 048
Revision of CRM74 in line with development of ISO21160 (Selected Carbonyls) Method SMA - Smoke Analytes (formerly SPA) 153
Phenols (CRM78) Collaborative Study Technical Report Report SMA - Smoke Analytes (formerly SPA) 162
Periodic Review of CRMs
  (Review of CRMs 58, 63 and 70)
Methods SMA - Smoke Analytes (formerly SPA) 163
Process of CORESTA Cooperation Guide STDS - CORESTA Standards 002
Tobacco Alkaloid Genetics Scientific Literature Review Report TAG - Tobacco Alkaloid Genetics 140
Biotechnology and Omics Scientific Literature Review and Nomenclature Definition Report TBO - Tobacco Biotechnology and Omics 151
Collaborative Study on Carbonyls in Smokeless Tobacco Report TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS)  043
PAHs in Tobacco and Tobacco Products Report / Method TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 117
Comments on FDA method for NNN in Smokeless Tobacco Products Publication TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 147
Ammonia and B[a]P Collaborative Study
  (Extension of CRMs 79, 82)
Report / Method TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 150
Metals Collaborative Study Report / Method TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 170
Water and Moisture (OV) Interlaboratory Study Report / Publication TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 171
Water Activity Proficiency Test Report TTPA - Tobacco and Tobacco Products Analytes (formerly STS) 172
E-cig Vaping Topography Review Publication PUB - Product Use Behaviour (formerly TSB) 115
Guidelines for Placement and Calibration of Data Loggers Guide TSNA - TSNA in Air-cured and Fire-cured Tobacco 034
TSNA Sample Preparation Report TSNA - TSNA in Air-cured and Fire-cured Tobacco 035
TSNA Bale Sampling Method TSNA - TSNA in Air-cured and Fire-cured Tobacco 036
Virus Diseases Sub-Group Final Report Report / Publication VIR - Virus Diseases 030 / 118