Comparison of the inhalation toxicity of kretek (clove cigarette) smoke with that of American cigarette smoke. I. One day exposure

@article{Clark1989ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the inhalation toxicity of kretek (clove cigarette) smoke with that of American cigarette smoke. I. One day exposure},
  author={Gerald C. Clark},
  journal={Archives of Toxicology},
  year={1989},
  volume={63},
  pages={1-6}
}
The comparative acute toxicity of a branded American cigarette and kreteks (Indonesian cigarettes containing approximately 60% tobacco and 40% ground clove buds) was assessed by exposure of groups of ten male and ten female rats to three different but equivalent (in terms of total particulate matter) concentrations of smoke from each type of cigarette. The smoke was delivered “nose only” using an HRC Rodent Smoking Machine (Mark IV) within a single 1-h period, with a total delivery of 30 min… CONTINUE READING