N-nitroso chemicals

N-nitroso chemicals – Are compounds which result from reactions involving other chemicals called alkylamines. At room temperature, N-nitroso compounds are yellow liquids. They are produced in the gut by a process of metabolization of red meat and can also be found in processed meat of other varieties.

Source: https://dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/dph/files/nnitrosofaq.pdf

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