Recently, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) has been identified as a possible water disinfection by-product and has been detected in water treatment plants in the US and Canada that use chloramines as a disinfectant.
What does NDMA stand for?
NDMA stands for N-nitrosodimethylamine
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
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We have 18 other meanings of NDMA in our Acronym Attic
- Newspaper Designated Market
- Nippon del Monte (Japan)
- No Disrespect Meant
- Non Deductible Meal
- Non-Daily Metered (gas industry; various locations)
- Non-Deployed Missile
- Nonfat Dry Milk
- North Down Militia (Northern Ireland)
- Nuance Dialog Modules (Nuance Communications, Inc.; Eatontown, NJ)
- Nuclear Density Meter
- National Digital Mammography Archive
- National Dimension Manufacturers Association (est. 1985)
- National Disaster Management Agency (various countries)
- NATO Data Management Authority
- Network Diversity Multiple Access
- Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association (now Consumer Healthcare Products Association)
- North Dakota Medical Association (Bismarck, North Dakota)
- NATO Defense Manpower Audit Authority
- Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association of Canada
- National Disaster Management Advisory Forum
Samples in periodicals archive:
Unlike other water purification providers, Trojan's design is closed vessel and pressurized and does not use microfiltration and reverse osmosis treatments--processes that often allow small molecular contaminants, such as N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) to pass through.
Effect of ascorbic acid and green tea on endogenous formation of N-nitrosodimethylamine and N-nitrosopiperidine in humans.
Because of its critical nature, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) was also included.
For example, advanced oxidation methods can destroy N-nitrosodimethylamine.
00 Paperback RA1242 This research examines the occurrence of N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in drinking water and in wastewater treated for reuse, and the reactions and treatment processes that influence this occurrence.