Russia introduces standard for heated tobacco


RIA Novosti

Rosstandart signed the order № 345-St on approval of the national standard GOST R 57458-2017 “Tobacco heated. General technical conditions”.

This was reported on the website of the Department.

“In recent years, the market of dozens of countries, new types of tobacco products, including “heated tobacco” as used in the systems and the innovative products developed by leading manufacturers in the form of heated tobacco sticks (sticks) tobacco or capsules… At the same time, to date, no standards for this type of product existed, and the Russian Federation became the first country where the national standard for heated tobacco will come into force”, — is spoken in the message.

It is noted that the new standard is designed to ensure that new products could present technical requirements and establish methods of control and quality.

In February it was reported that the Moscow city Duma has approved a bill to limit the sale of wapow.