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The Chemical Components of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoke

2nd Edition

By Alan Rodgman, Thomas A. Perfetti

CRC Press

2,332 pages

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Authored by two longtime researchers in tobacco science, The Chemical Components of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoke, Second Edition chronicles the progress made from late 2008 through 2011 by scientists in the field of tobacco science. The book examines the isolation and characterization of each component. It explores developments in pertinent analytical

Table of Contents

Hydrocarbons. Alcohols and Phytosterols. Aldehydes and Ketones. Carboxylic Acids. Esters. Lactones. Anhydrides. Carbohydrates and Their Derivatives. Phenols and Quinones. Ethers. Nitriles. Acyclic Amines. Amides. Imides. N-Nitrosamines. Nitroalkanes, Nitroarenes, and Nitrophenols. Nitrogen Heterocyclic Components. Miscellaneous Components. Fixed and Variable Gases. Metallic and Nonmetallic Elements, Isotopes, Ions, and Salts. Pesticides and Growth Regulators. Genes, Nucleotides, and Enzymes. Hoffmann Analytes. Tobacco and/or Tobacco Smoke Components Used as Tobacco Ingredients. Pyrolysis. Carcinogens, Tumorigens, and Mutagens vs. Anticarcinogens, Inhibitors, and Antimutagens. Free Radicals. Summary. Bibliography. Alphabetical Component Index. Sequence of CAS Registry Numbers.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Toxicology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Analytic
SCIENCE / Environmental Science