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Analytical Testing

Promoting a Smoke Free Future Through Scientific Testing and Analysis

Helping you bring reduced risk products, including e-cigarettes, heated tobacco products, and modern oral nicotine pouches, to market to drive tobacco harm reduction. Our experienced scientists will help build the evidence needed to satisfy regulators’ expectations of reduced risk.

We also have extensive experience generating evidence to support nicotine replacement therapies such as pouches and gums.

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Comprehensive Nicotine Testing

Whatever your next generation nicotine delivery product (NGP) or Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) testing requirements, we have the expertise and regulatory insight to build a scientific testing strategy that ensures complete but efficient product understanding and regulatory compliance. Whether you are looking for a partner to work with on a new R&D project, a regulatory submission, or to strengthen scientific understanding for post market purposes, our subject matter experts will add deep insight to your project built from their years of industry experience.

Analytical Method Development and Validation

QC Release Testing

Stability Storage and Analysis

Harmful and Potentially Harmful Constituents (HPHC)

Toxicology Testing for NGP

Extractables and Leachables

Product Assessment

Analytical Method Development and Validation

Bespoke analytical method development and validation using cutting-edge technology and equipment.

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Testing Expertise Across All Nicotine Product Categories

Whatever your nicotine product category, we can support you with a comprehensive testing strategy that helps build the scientific evidence and insight needed to gain regulatory approval and consumer trust. Our scientific experts have extensive experience across all forms of consumer next generation nicotine delivery products (NGPs) and medicinal nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs).

  • E-cigarettes and E-liquids
  • Heated Tobacco Products
  • Modern Oral Nicotine Pouches
  • New Nicotine Delivery Innovations
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapies 

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Arrange a meeting with a scientific expert with years of experience in the nicotine sector to discuss your project and learn how we can help optimize your success and reduce risk.

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Nicotine Testing Services Resources  

Learn more about how we can help bring your nicotine delivery product to market through our high-quality analytical testing services.


Whitepaper: Nicotine Pouches: An Extraordinary Opportunity to support Tobacco Harm Reduction

There is no doubt that the reduced-risk industry today is at an impasse, although there is now common acceptance that combustible cigarettes are the most hazardous form of nicotine delivery due to the accompanying harmful chemicals produced from tobacco combustion.

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Next Generation Nicotine Products Service Guide

We help companies of all sizes through the product lifecycle stages, from concept innovation, product realization, and regulatory submission to post marketing surveillance. 

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PMTA Guide For NGP businesses

At Broughton, our consultants have deep industry knowledge across all the elements required for a PMTA. We guide you through and generate the required data, to ensure that FDA finds your applications strong and compelling.


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Strategic Insights to reignite PMTA confidence

Dr. Nveed Chaudhary Chief Scientific and Regulatory Officer,  Paul Hardman Managing Consultant Chemistry and Manufacturing Controls, and, Libby Clarke Managing Consultant Toxicology share their thoughts on how to reduce costs and protect timelines while continuing to innovate.

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Nicotine Industry Insight and Expert Opinion

Learn more about our activities and gain insight from our scientific and regulatory experts

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Broughton CEO, Chris Allen, has written a letter to the Editor of The Grocer in response to a recent article they published about underage vaping.

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Arrange a meeting with a scientific or regulatory expert to discuss your project and learn how we can help to maximize your success.

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