Recommended Methods current

No. 85 - Tobacco - Determination of the Content of Total alkaloids as Nicotine - Continuous-Flow Analysis Method using KSCN/DCIC

April 2017

This Recommended Method specifies a method for the determination of the content of total alkaloids as nicotine in tobacco by continuous-flow analysis. It is applicable to leaf samples, stems, reconstituted tobacco sheet materials and tobacco blends.

Related documents

CRM 35 - Determination of Total Alkaloids (as Nicotine) in Tobacco by Continuous Flow Analysis (Aug. 2010)

Report - 2014 Collaborative Study Comparing CRM35 for the Determination of Total Alkaloids (as Nicotine) in Tobacco by Continuous Flow Analysis to a New Method with Safer Chemistry (March 2017)