U.S. Code of Federal Regulations
Regulations most recently checked for updates: Sep 24, 2023
These standardized words or terms are used to describe tobacco quality and to assist in interpreting grade specifications. Tobacco attributes or characteristics which constitute quality are designated as elements of quality. The range within each element is expressed by the use of words or terms designated as degrees. These degrees are arranged to show their relative value, but the actual value of each degree varies with type and group.
|Length||( 1)||( 1)||( 1)|
|Uniformity||( 2)||( 2)||( 2)|
|Injury tolerance||( 2)||( 2)||( 2)|
1 Expressed in inches.
2 Expressed in percentages.