Cigarettes – Determination of selected volatile organic compounds in the mainstream smoke of cigarettes – Method using GC/MS
|Publication Date:||12 November 2018|
|ICS Code (Tobacco, tobacco products and related equipment):||65.160|
This document specifies a method for the quantification of selected volatile organic compounds (VOCs: 1,3-butadiene, isoprene, acrylonitrile, benzene and toluene) by GC-MS in mainstream cigarette smoke using ISO 3308 smoking parameters. This method is applicable to cigarettes with nicotine-free dry particulate matter (NFDPM) yields between 1 mg/cigarette and 15 mg/cigarette.