March 2, 2011: TPSAC Background Materials
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Summary of Briefing Package Contents:
-Menthol. Lorillard Tobacco Company, July, 2002 (from the UCSF Legacy Tobacco Documents Library)
Massachusetts Tobacco Control Program, Massachusetts, Department of Public Health.
- Changes in Nicotine Yield: 1998-2004 (Fact Sheet)
- Connolly GN, Alpert HR, Wayne GF, Koh H. Trends in nicotine yield in smoke and its relationship with designcharacteristics among popular US cigarette brands, 1997-2005. Tob Control. 2007 Oct;16(5):e5. www.hsph.harvard.edu/nicotine/trends.pdf