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Sproutastic !

Dear Reader,

I am sure that some of you share my dislike of sprouts, to be frank with you I hate those little green / yellow things. But they do have some interesting chemistry. Since finding out about the special Halloween treat (chocolate coated sprouts) I have been looking at the chemistry of sprouts, these green horrors have sulphur compounds in them. Below are two of the interesting chemicals from the sprouts.

Two of the sulphur sugars from the sprouts

I hope to be able to write some more about the sprouts soon.

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