ISO 15592-3:2003

Fine-cut tobacco and smoking articles made from it -- Methods of sampling, conditioning and analysis -- Part 3: Determination of total particulate matter of smoking articles using a routine analytical smoking machine, preparation for the determination of water and nicotine, and calculation of nicotine-free dry particulate matter

ISO 15592:2003 specifies methods for the determination of total particulate matter and preparation for the subsequent determination of nicotine-free dry particulate matter present in the smoke from articles made from fine-cut tobacco, generated and collected using a routine analytical smoking machine.

It specifies the method for the classification of unknown wrappers by comparison of fine-cut smoking articles made using them with those made using a standard wrapper.

It specifies the method of making of fine-cut tobacco smoking articles using specified wrappers both with and without attached filters, and the method of determination of the yield of a fine-cut smoking article made using a loose filter and tobacco inserted into a wrapper.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2003-03
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 126
    Tobacco and tobacco products
  • 65.160
    Tobacco, tobacco products and related equipment

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