Edible salt
Common salt is a mineral composed primarily of sodium chloride (NaCl), a chemical compound belonging to the larger class of salts; salt in its natural form as a crystalline mineral is known as rock sa...
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21 Smarter Uses of Salt Other Than Cooking
Salt is one of the most dynamic minerals in the world, with so many uses of salt, you can save money in your day-to-day workflow by using them other than cooking.
A Handy Guide To The (Many) Different Kinds Of Salt
What is salt, exactly? When we talk about edible salt that we consume, we’re talking about sodium chloride, or mineral mixes that are mostly sodium chloride. It’s one of the oldest and …
Types of Salt: Himalayan vs Kosher vs Regular vs Sea Salt
This article compares several different types of salt, including himalayan salt, kosher salt, celtic salt, regular (table) salt and sea salt.
Science: When to Add Salt During Cooking—and Why
Most recipes (and culinary schools) advise seasoning food with salt early in the cooking process, not just at the end. We decided to investigate this conventional wisdom to see if the timing of season...
What's the Difference Between Table Salt and Sea Salt?
The differences between table salt and sea salt explained, both in nutrition and taste.
Salt
A visit to the amazing salt mine under the Cheshire countryside and a look at the Flashes above it on the surface. www.northwichuk.com.
History of salt
Salt, NaCl, is a chemical compound made of sodium and chloride which has been exceptionally important to humans for thousands of years. Salt's ability to preserve food was a foundation of civilization...
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Sea salt
Sea salt is salt produced from the evaporation of seawater. It is used in cooking and cosmetics. It is also called bay salt or solar salt. Like mineral salt, production of sea salt has been dated to p...
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Halite
Halite /ˈhælaɪt/, commonly known as rock salt, is the mineral form of sodium chloride (NaCl). Halite forms isometric crystals. The mineral is typically colorless or white, but may also be light blue, ...
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Fleur de sel
Fleur de sel ("flower of salt" in French; [flœʁ də sɛl]), flôr de sal (in Portuguese), or flor de sal (in Spanish and Catalan) is a hand-harvested sea salt collected by workers who scrape only the top...
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Iodized salt
Iodised salt (also spelled iodized salt) is table salt mixed with a minute amount of various salts of the element iodine. The ingestion of iodine prevents iodine deficiency. Worldwide, iodine deficien...
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List of countries by salt production
This is a list of countries by salt production.The four leading salt producers in the world, the People’s Republic of China, the United States of America, India, and Germany, account for more than hal...
List of countries by salt production - Wikipedia
Sodium chloride
Sodium chloride /ˌsoʊdiəm ˈklɔːraɪd/, also known as salt, common salt, table salt or halite, is an ionic compound with the chemical formula NaCl, representing a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions....
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Halophile
Halophiles are organisms that thrive in high salt concentrations. They are a type of extremophile organism. The name comes from the Greek word for "salt-loving". While most halophiles are classified...
Salt
Common salt is a mineral composed primarily of sodium chloride (NaCl), a chemical compound belonging to the larger class of salts; salt in its natural form as a crystalline mineral is known as rock sa...
Salt - Wikipedia
Abraum salts
Abraum salts is the name given to a mixed deposit of salts, including halite (sodium chloride), carnallite, and kieserite (magnesium sulfate), found in association with rock salt at Aschersleben-Staßf...
Salt in the American Civil War
Salt played a role during the Civil War. Salt not only preserved food in the days before refrigeration, but was also vital in the curing of leather. Union general William Tecumseh Sherman once said t...
Salt in the American Civil War - Wikipedia
Alaea salt
Alae salt, sometimes referred to as Hawaiian salt, is an unrefined sea salt that has been mixed with a red alae volcanic clay. It get its pink and brownish color from the particles of volcanic red cla...
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Alberger process
The Alberger process is a method of producing salt.It involves mechanical evaporation, and uses an open evaporating pan and steam energy. This results in a three-dimensional flake salt of light bulk d...
Alberger process - Wikipedia
International Salt Co. v. United States
International Salt Co. v. United States, 332 U.S. 392 (1947), was a case in which the United States Supreme Court held that the Sherman Act prohibits as per se violations all tying arrangements in whi...
History of salt in Middlewich
Middlewich, a town in northwest England, lies on the confluence of three rivers – the Dane, the Croco and the Wheelock. Most importantly for the history of salt making, it also lies on the site of a p...
History of salt in Middlewich - Wikipedia
Saramură
Saramură is a traditional Romanian dish, generally based on different kinds of fish, especially in Dobrogea, and dried or smoked meat in Moldova and Transylvania. Recipes vary greatly, the common part...
Saramură - Wikipedia
Salt substitute
Salt substitutes are low-sodium table salt alternatives marketed to circumvent the risk of high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease associated with a high intake of sodium chloride while maintai...
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