Types of tobacco

Many kinds of tobacco are grown in the world, with a variety of uses. The types of tobacco could vary depending on the tobacco classes in various countries, however manipulation of nitrogen fertilization, plant density, time and height of topping, harvesting and curing are used to favorably influence the usability of the cured leaves for specific products. A few of the most common ones are listed below.

  • Virginia - Virginia is high in sugar and low in oils. The color of the leaves range from bright lemon yellow to medium brown, with the lighter colors being spicier in flavor, and the darker colored leaves having a more deeper and complex taste.
  • Burley - It is high in oil, and low in sugar and has a nutty type of flavor.

  • Carolina - It is similar to the Virginia variety, but not as rich in flavor.
  • Maryland - It is a type of neutral tobacco with a mild flavor.
  • Orientals or Turkish - This is actually a rather broad category of different tobaccos. They are usually high in sugar, and rather fragrant.


Resh69 Thursday, May 23, 2013

simply cigarettes contains nicotine as a base cpd. It is highly soluble in water and basic compound. In avoid smoking, take slightly base cpd.

RAYMONDPHILIP Thursday, August 2, 2012

1] Acetone : Acetone is a colorless mobile flammable liquid Use : It is most commonly used at home as an active ingredient in nail polish removers. It is also used to make plastic, fibers, drugs, and other chemicals. Health risk : Swallowing high levels of acetone can result in unconsciousness and damage to the skin in the mouth. 2) Aluminum : Aluminum is a soft and lightweight metal Use : Aluminum alloys are a vital element in the manufacture of aircrafts, rockets, automobiles , trucks, railroad cars etc . It is also used for packaging cans and foil. Powdered aluminum is commonly used for silvering in paint. Health risk: Aluminum is found to cause contact dematitis and also evidence of some degree of toxicity is seen if consumed in excessive amounts.

Pinea Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Why do we blame people who smoke? Why can't we blame the producers! The manufacturers itself! And the POLITICIANS for allowing cigars, tobacco, cigarettes to be sold by the GOVERNMENT! Damn people!

guest Thursday, September 9, 2010

They sell because people are crazy enough to go buy something that you know has harmful materials in it. You would not even dare to lick arsenic or cyanide...so why inhale it? Get some willpower and don't succumb to the government.

faithey001 Tuesday, September 8, 2009

i know this is got nothing to do with this but my uncle died of lung cancer and he didn't do anything like smoke to

guest Tuesday, December 1, 2009

In oprder to get lung cancer you only need to inhale somebody else smoke from their cigarettes; Secondhand smoke kills at least 3,000 people in the USA everyear.

stanley22 Tuesday, September 1, 2009

all of us know smoking is dangerous instead of giving suggesion tell people how to get out of that.give such priliminary stages that can be followed by d smoker.......

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