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Nitrates in Drinking Water

Find out how nitrates get in your drinking water and how to remove them

What are nitrates? Nitrates and nitrites are compounds that are formed naturally when nitrogen combines with oxygen or ozone. Nitrogen is essential for life, and nitrates are the primary source of nitrogen in plants. Vegetable and fruits make up for an average of 80% nitrate consumption in humans, and may be beneficial at normal levels, […]