RIVM has built considerable expertise in the field of tobacco and nicotine product regulatory research. We perform a wide range of literature, data and analytical analyses on relevant parameters in tobacco and nicotine products and their emissions. Our main focus is on new products.

Our research on tobacco and nicotine products follows four main research lines.

Early detection of product developments

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Product use, perception and exposure

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Product composition and emissions

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Risk assessment of tobacco and nicotine products