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Effects of agriculture production systems on nitrate and nitrite accumulation on babyleaf salads

Interesting study done on the difference between Organic and Conventionally grown lettuce and the levels of Nitrates and Nitrites (Which are basically left over pesticides, fertilisers and effluent and are toxic)

According to this not enough difference to be toxic to kids and adults.

Effects of agriculture production systems on nitrate and nitrite accumulation on babyleaf salads Aires 2012 Food Science & Nutrition Wiley Online Library.

Food Science & Nutrition

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