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The method consists in extracting of a test portion with hot water, precipitating of proteins and filtrating. Reduction of the extracted nitrates into nitrites by metallic cadmium. Formation of a red colouration by adding of sulfanilamide and nphthyl ethylenediamine hydrochloride and photometric measurement at a wavelength of 538 nm.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1975-09
Edition : 1Number of pages : 5
Technical Committee:Meat, poultry, fish, eggs and their products
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