Why does tobacco smell like mint?

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Ignatius Hauck asked a question: Why does tobacco smell like mint?
Asked By: Ignatius Hauck
Date created: Thu, Oct 14, 2021 9:18 PM
Date updated: Fri, Jul 29, 2022 11:50 PM

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Menthol is a chemical naturally found in peppermint and other mint plants, but it can also be made in a lab. First added to tobacco in the 1920s and 1930s, menthol reduces the harshness of cigarette smoke and the irritation from nicotine.

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