The Nicotine Content of Common Vegetables

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Re: The Nicotine Content of Common Vegetables

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Fri Apr 20, 2012 5:16 am

Very interesting.

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Re: The Nicotine Content of Common Vegetables

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Sat Apr 21, 2012 9:54 am

somewhat vague, nothing as to how they got there.....is it naturally present? soil contamination, nicotine based pesticides....? but interesting nonetheless

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Re: The Nicotine Content of Common Vegetables

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Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:07 am

It's naturally present in all Solanaceae. Tobacco is merely the member of that family in which it is the main alkaloid.

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