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Ammoniacal nitrogen (NH3-N), is a measure for the amount of ammonia, a toxic pollutant often found in landfill leachate and in waste products, such as sewage, liquid manure and other liquid organic waste products. It can also be used as a measure of the health of water in natural bodies such as rivers or lakes, or in man made water reservoirs. The term is used widely in waste treatment and water purification systems. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia

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Part Display Name
Ammonia nitrogen
Part Type
Component (Describes the core component or analyte measured)
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Ammonia nitrogen

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Tag Language Translation
zh-CN Chinese (China) 氨氮
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Nitrógeno amónico
it-IT Italian (Italy) Azoto ammoniacale
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Amonyak azotu
Synonyms: Amonyak nitrojeni
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Аммиака азот
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) ammonia-stikstof
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Azot amoniaku
Synonyms: Azot zawarty w amoniaku