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Nitrates: Facts About Sodium Nitrate - Culinary Arts - About.com
Nitrates and nitrites are widely used in preserving meats. And while nitrates are commonly thought to be bad for you, that's not the case at all. In fact, it's the exact  ...
What is Pink Salt? - German Food - About.com
Pink salt is a common name for a a mixture of sodium chloride, or table salt, and sodium nitrite. It is also called InstaCure, Prague Powder, and "Pökelsalz" in ...
Sausages and Health - Home Cooking - About.com
Sausage and your health The U.S. Department of Agriculture mandates that fresh sausage contain no sodium nitrite and/or potassium nitrite, and no nitrates.
Is the Nitrate in Leftover Vegetables Harmful? - About Nutrition
Oct 29, 2014 ... Sodium nitrate is a food preservative that's often used to cure meat so ... vegetables and beetroot) via the nitrate-nitrite-nitric oxide pathway.
Hot Dogs and Health - Home Cooking - About.com
Almost all varieties of hot dogs contain sodium nitrite which some researchers allege are carcinogens and yet others deny. Sodium nitrite is a chemical salt used ...
Turkey without sodium nitrate? - Calorie Count
Dec 6, 2008 ... ... near you look there. I have bought uncured bacon which didn't contain sodium nitrate. ... You mean sodium nitrite? They are two different ...
What is SPAM? - Food Reference
The ingredients listed on classic Spam include: pork with ham, salt, water, modified potato starch, sugar, and sodium nitrite. Potato starch is used for binding the ...
The 5 Most Dangerous Food Additives - Calorie Count
Jul 23, 2008 ... Sodium Nitrite . Nearly all processed meats are made with sodium nitrite: breakfast sausage, hot dogs, bacon, lunch meat, and even meats in ...
What You Need to Know About Deli Meats - Food Reference
Sodium Nitrite helps prevent the growth of Clostridium botulinum, which can cause botulism in humans and is also used alone or in conjunction with sodium ...
This is Why There's So Much Sodium in Processed Foods
Salt and other compounds that contain sodium are excellent food preservatives and ... sodium lactate; sodium nitrate; sodium nitrite; sodium phosphates; sodium  ...
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