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Nitrate and Man: Toxic, Harmless or Beneficial?

By: J L'Hirondel and J-L L'Hirondel

168 pages, Figs

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Aug 2001 | #139738 | ISBN: 0851995667
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NHBS Price: £89.99 $110/€101 approx

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Examines the relationship between nitrate and human health, discussing both the harmful and beneficial effects.


The history of nitrates in medicine; nitrate, the nitrogen cycle and the fertility of nature; the metabolism of nitrate; nitrate in body fluids; the case against nitrate - a critical examination; nitrate regulations - presentation and discussion; the beneficial effects of nitrate. (Part contents).

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