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EC number: 200-315-5
CAS number: 57-13-6
Urea is stable in aqueous solution. Hydrolysis is not seen and is not
predicted based on a theoretical assessment of the structure of the
molecule. Urea is considered to be readily biodegradable: the substance
will be rapidly degraded by microorganisms present in the environment
(as a nutrient and N-source) and subsequently incorporated into the
nitrate cycle. Urea is additionally utilised as a N-source by
terrestrial and aquatic plants.
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