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#1 of 2 Old 04-22-2011, 10:00 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I'm trying to figure out which seaweed(s) have the highest iron content.  I've been trying to use my google-fu to find a chart or something that lists the mg's of iron...with no luck.

 

Can someone point me in the right direction?

 

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Hijiki has the highest at 55mg of iron per 100 grams 

iwanori is next at 48mg of iron per 100grams

 

I just realized aonori is higher at 74 mg of iron per 100 grams, but it is used as a garnish so can't see how you would consume anywhere near 100 grams of it.

 

This is from a book on my shelf, sorry don't have any links.

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