What foods/drinks contain nitrates!!?

Answer Nitrates Many foods, especially cured meats such as bacon and hot dogs, use nitrates to preserve color and maintain microbial safety. Nitrate is harmless, but it can convert to nitrite, which can f... Read More »

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What does it mean to have Nitrites in the urine (Nitrates)?

Whereas NITRATES are more or less normal in urine (mainly coming from food additives and from food protein, it seems, though their origin is the subject to extensive studies), the presence of NITRI... Read More »

How to Manage Nitrates?

Elevated levels of nitrates in your aquarium water can stress your fish. This stress can make fish more susceptible to disease, and can also inhibit successful reproduction. Nitrates are a by-produ... Read More »

Abiotic Sources of Nitrates?

Nitrogen fixation is a process in which atmospheric nitrogen is converted into ammonia. A natural process, nitrogen fixation can occur biologically with the aid of living organisms, or abiotically ... Read More »

Nitrates and Phosphates in Plants?

Phosphorous and nitrogen are two of 17 essential nutrients for healthy plant growth. Plants contain several different types of nitrogen, depending on the species, maturity and surrounding environme... Read More »