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Testing of an Alternate Smoking Material

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Author(s)

Richard Gann

Abstract

ASTM test method E2187-02b is not appropriate for measuring the ignition strength of a cigarette-shaped smoking material that does not have a tobacco column that burns during smoking. This letter reports a measurement of the relative ignition strength of this product on a scale that can be related to results using the ASTM method.
Citation
Testing of an Alternate Smoking Material

Keywords

cigarette, fire, ignition, test method

Citation

Gann, R. (2017), Testing of an Alternate Smoking Material, Testing of an Alternate Smoking Material (Accessed June 23, 2024)

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Created February 19, 2017