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nitrous

of, derived from, or containing nitrogen, esp in a low valency state
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The Government aims to ban the sale of legal highs, including nitrous oxide, which is sold in canisters to dispense whipped cream.
He said: "As a church we are keen to encourage the flourishing of this community and feel that the inhalation of nitrous oxide is incompatible with the flourishing of our young people.
The Government is introducing laws to ban the sale of legal highs, including nitrous oxide, following a Sunday People campaign.
Nitrous oxide is relatively inexpensive and has few side effects, which are rapidly reversible with 100% oxygen, making it a feasible approach to improving the experience of IUD insertion for many women, according to Dr.
The Home Office said selling nitrous oxide for legitimate food processing, medicinal and industrial purposes will not be affected by the ban.
In fact, nitrous acid could take advantage of different kinds of ground cover for this purpose.
Abusing nitrous oxide can lead to oxygen deprivation resulting in loss of blood pressure, fainting, and even heart attacks.
Many of these efforts have focused on the role of nitrate, a form of nitrogen produced by soil microbes following the application of nitrogen fertilizers, because soil organisms can convert nitrate to nitrous oxide.
Since the start of the industrial era in 1750, the global average concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere has increased by 41 percent, methane by 160 percent and nitrous oxide by 20 percent.
There is a rapidly expanding headshop market and we know that festivals are strewn with nitrous oxide canisters.
Scientists have found that large quantities of nitrous oxide appeared in the atmosphere 14,000 years ago and helped Europe warm up by as much as 5C, the Daily Express reported.
had a nitrous oxide tank in his room at the Econo Lodge Motel on Route 9 where he was filling the balloons and selling them to other guests of the motel.