MICRONUTRIENTS: Vitamins & MINERALS

Vitamins and MINERALS differ in basic ways. Organic chemistry is defined by molecules that contain Carbon (C), Hydrogen (H) and Oxygen (O). They can contain other atoms as well, like sulfur, phosphorus, nitrogen, etc. But to be organic, they MUST contain carbon, hydrogen and oxygen. These are made by living things. Thus, the term organic. Inorganic molecules and atoms are those that do […]