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Specifies a reference method for the determination of alkaloids, expressed as nicotine. The method is applicable to unmanufactured tobacco, manufactured tobacco and tobacco products. It is based on submission of the sample to steam distillation, spectrometric measurement of the absorption of the distillate and calculation of the percentage content of nicotine.

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 1992-09
  • Edition : 3
    Number of pages : 4
  • :
    ISO/TC 126
    Tobacco and tobacco products
  • 65.160
    Tobacco, tobacco products and related equipment

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