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Old October 20th, 2008, 10:13 AM
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Default Re: .05 or .5% nicotine?

Originally Posted by mattathayde View Post
as to the .05 and .5, ya that pisses me off to and it really makes no sense, i dont see how washing the tobacco takes out 90% of the nicotine

Nicotine is miscible in water (soluble in any proportion) in its base form and water soluble in its acid/salt form ..... So extensive washing and changing wash water could let leaves with very little of it.
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