Health Canada Mainstream Smoke

All mainstream smoke methods that are required for Health Canada testing are validated to the official Health Canada methods and are on Labstat’s ISO 17025 scope of accreditation to ensure compliance with reporting requirements.

Health Canada Mainstream Smoke Testing Services

Group Method Analytes
Ammonia T-101 ammonia, puff count, TPM
Aromatic Amines T-102 1-aminonaphthalene, 2-aminonaphthalene, 3-aminobiphenyl, 4-aminobiphenyl, puff count, TPM
Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons T-103 benzo(a)pyrene, puff count, TPM
Carbonyls T-104 acetaldehyde, acetone, acrolein, butyraldehyde, crotonaldehyde, formaldehyde, methyl ethyl ketone, propionaldehyde, puff count
Additives T-105 eugenol, puff count, TPM
NFDPM, Nicotine and CO T-106 carbon monoxide , filter efficiency, filter nicotine, nicotine, puff count, TAR, TPM, water
Hydrogen Cyanide T-107 HCN, impinger, HCN, pad, puff count, total HCN, TPM
Metals, Mercury T-108 mercury, puff count
Metals T-109 arsenic, cadmium, chromium, lead, nickel, puff count, selenium, TPM
NOX T-110 nitric oxide, nitric oxides, puff count
Nitrosamines, Tobacco Specific T-111A 4-[methyl(nitroso)amino]-1-(3-pyridinyl)-1-butanone (NNK), N-nitrosoanabasine (NAB), N-nitrosoanatabine (NAT), N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN), puff count, TPM
Nitrosamines, Tobacco Specific T-111B 4-[methyl(nitroso)amino]-1-(3-pyridinyl)-1-butanone (NNK), N-nitrosoanabasine (NAB), N-nitrosoanatabine (NAT), N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN), puff count, TPM
Volatiles, Semi- T-112 puff count, pyridine, quinoline, styrene, TPM
PH T-113 pH, puff count
Phenols T-114 catechol, hydroquinone, m+p cresols, o-cresol, phenol, puff count, resorcinol, TPM
Carbon monoxide T-115 carbon monoxide , puff count, TPM
NFDPM, Nicotine and CO T-115 carbon monoxide , nicotine, puff count, TAR, TPM, water
Volatiles T-116 1,3-butadiene, acrylonitrile, benzene, isoprene, puff count, toluene, TPM