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a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt),
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic or monetary value.

a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt)
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic or monetary value.

a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt)
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic value.
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Also among the list of new notifiable offences which will have to be recorded are vehicle interference, bankruptcy, indecent exposure, obscene publications and adulteration of food.
As The Grocer was reporting at the time, adulteration of food was rife--including sand in pepper, and chalk in flour.
It's sad that so many people were seriously sickened by a disgusting and preventable adulteration of food.
KARACHI, March 15, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Home Ministers Complaint Centre is set to entertain complaints related to black marketing and adulteration of food items under relevant laws.
o Design of equipment and utensils fails to preclude the adulteration of food with contaminants
Admitting that adulteration of food is on the rise, he claimed that they have already taken notice of the issue and this time his office has planned raids on big adulterators to discourage small ones.
Identifies Chemical Adulteration of Food Through Advanced Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Technology
Public Health Service), performed funded research on causation of diseases (Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases), worked in the prevention of intentional adulteration of foods (U.
Although Adulteration of Foods Acts were passed in i860 and 1872, it wasn't until the Sale of Food and Drugs Act of 1875 that food quality really began to improve.