Mouth level smoke exposure using analysis of filters from smoked cigarettes: a study of eight countries.

@article{Mariner2011MouthLS,
  title={Mouth level smoke exposure using analysis of filters from smoked cigarettes: a study of eight countries.},
  author={Derek C. Mariner and Madeleine Ashley and Christopher J. Shepperd and Gavin Mullard and Mike Dixon},
  journal={Regulatory toxicology and pharmacology : RTP},
  year={2011},
  volume={61 3 Suppl},
  pages={S39-50}
}
The analysis of spent cigarette filters enables the estimation of the nicotine and tar (nicotine-free dry particulate matter) yields obtained by smokers in their everyday environment and has been shown to correlate well with biomarkers of exposure. Leading products across the range of ISO tar yields were selected from Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany… CONTINUE READING