This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2018. Therefore this version remains current.
ISO/TS 3550-3:2015 specifies a method for the determination of loss of tobacco from cigarette ends using a vibro-bench.
This method applies to the determination of loss of tobacco from cigarette ends in manufacturing site, throughout the distribution network and also while in the smoker's pocket.
NOTE Two other methods for the determination of loss of tobacco from the ends, using a rotating cylindrical cage and a cubic rotating box (sismelatophore), are described in ISO 3550‑1 and ISO 3550‑2, respectively.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2015-10
Edition: 1Number of pages: 8
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 126/SC 1 Physical and dimensional tests
- ICS :
- 65.160 Tobacco, tobacco products and related equipment
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