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 Salt @ iCookClub.com
Edible salt, also called table salt or just salt, is a mineral, one of a very few rocks commonly eaten by humans.
Salt is involved in regulating the water content (fluid balance) of the body.
Salt cravings may be caused by trace mineral deficiencies as well as by a deficiency of sodium chloride itself.
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 Edible salt - Definition, explanation
Salt is required for life, but overconsumption can increase the risk of health problems, including high blood pressure.
Salt is also obtained by evaporation of seawater, usually in shallow basins warmed by sunlight; salt so obtained was formerly called bay salt, and is now often called sea salt or solar salt.
Salt substitutes (with a taste similar to regular table salt) are available for individuals who wish to restrict their sodium intake.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/e/ed/edible_salt.php   (1092 words)

  
 Edible microcapsule and food containing the same - Patent 6475542
The edible, single-cored microcapsules of claim 1, wherein said edible salt is selected from the group consisting of sodium acetate, sodium sulfite, sodium sulfate, sodium metaphosphate, sodium monohydrogenphosphate, sodium dihydrogenphosphate, ammonium chloride, ammonium sulfate or mixtures thereof.
The edible microcapsules of the present invention is characterized by achievements in both reduction of capsule wall thickness and increase in the highest possible content of the core substance.
In the edible microcapsules of the present invention, the edible hydrophobic substance is used as a core substance, the capsule wall is formed by salting-out of a combination a protein with an edible salt, and transglutaminase is used as a crosslinking agent for hardening the capsule wall.
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 Simultaneous recovery of potassium chloride and KCL enriched edible salt - Patent 7014832
Low sodium salt, which is a mixture of sodium chloride and potassium chloride, is a balanced salt especially suitable for persons suffering from hypertension and heart diseases.
Kainite type mixed salt is to be processed further by mixing the same with high-density bittern and using hot extraction technique followed by cooling to exact carnallite from mixed salt.
The salt deposited was removed and 3.1 L of this bittern was evaporated further to 35.9° Be′ (sp.gr.
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  PSI Profile: Eliminate Iodine Deficiency
The percentage of all edible salt being iodized jumped from less than 2% before the project began in early 1994 to 19% by August 1995.
Salt processors have begun an impressive array of their own promotional activities, including giveaways and prize schemes for consumers and distributors, mass media advertising, participation in fairs, sports events, and seminars.
A salt processor who has purchased mixing equipment, packaging and other items is far more likely to iodize his salt, to iodize correctly and consistently, and to continue to iodize, than a processor who has simply received equipment and materials free of charge via a government or donor subsidy.
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 NaCl   (Site not responding. Last check: )
There are thirty-five references (verses) to salt in the Bible (King James Version), the most familiar probably being the story of Lot's wife, who was turned into a pillar of salt when she disobeyed the angels and looked back at the wicked city of Sodom (Genesis 19:26).
Salt is currently produced by evaporation of seawater or brine from other sources, such as brine wells and salt lakes, and by mining rock salt, called halite.
Salt is commonly used as a flavor enhancer for food and has been identified as one of the basic tastes.
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 Transparent Crystals - The Fanlisting for SALT   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Edible salt, also called table salt or just salt, is a mineral, one of a very few rocks (such as calcium) commonly eaten by humans.
Salt cravings may be caused by trace mineral deficiencies as well as by a deficiency of sodium chloride itself.
Salt is required for life, but overconsumption can increase the risk of health problems, including high blood pressure, in those individuals who are genetically predisposed to hypertension.
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 Edible salt Information
Salt was often taxed; research has discovered this practice to have existed as early as the 20th century BC in China.
In the empire of Mali, merchants in 12th century Timbuktu—the gateway to the Sahara Desert and the seat of scholars—valued salt enough to buy it for its weight in gold; this trade led to the legends of the incredibly wealthy city of Timbuktu, and fueled inflation in Europe, which was exporting the salt.
Salt is also obtained by evaporation of sea water, usually in shallow basins warmed by sunlight; salt so obtained was formerly called bay salt, and is now often called sea salt or solar salt.
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 table_salt - Search.com
Salt has been a precious commodity throughout most of history, despite its simple nature.
Sodium chloride, also known as common salt, table salt, or halite, is a chemical compound with the formula Na Cl.
Table salt or sodium chloride crystals are great crystals to try because it's easy to find salt and water, the...
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 Edible grade salt and its importance
Salt is used in the bread manufacturing for the stability of the wheat gluten and helps to lower the rate of fermentation.
Salt acts as a starter in the culture of micro-organisms and helps modifying enzyme activity in the production of cheese.
Iodized Salt which is fortified with Iodine and is essential for the prevention of Goiter.
www.hubpak.com /edible.htm   (551 words)

  
 White Crystal Salt,Edible Iodised Salt,Edible Crystal Salt,White Iodised Salt,India
Committed to quality, we manufacture and export solar evaporated white sodium chloride salt, edible iodised salt and white crystal salt.
VASP produces Common salt which is packed in 50 Kg Export Seaworthy Poly bags and 1 kg/ 500 grams customer retail pouches aggregated 25 numbers in a master poly bag.
In addition we are capable of producing minimum of 10,000 Mt of Refined Industrial salt and Free Flow Iodized salt per annum respectively.
www.indiamart.com /vasp   (549 words)

  
 All About Salt - The Virtual Weber Bullet
Salt enhances the flavor of food, preserves food, helps to regulate and control normal body functions, and acts as a building block for more complex chemicals.
Salt is primarily found underground in rock form or dissolved in the world's oceans and some lakes.
Salt is also found on the surface of ancient evaporated seabeds like the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and in Death Valley National Park in California.
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 Salt of the Earth Part 2, Food For Thought by Mark Vogel
Common or edible salt, as well as the salt in the oceans, is sodium chloride, a crystalline structure of sodium and chlorine secured by ionic bonds.
Salt facilitates the release of the food’s moisture and thus furthers its breakdown.
Salt is the pivotal element in a brine (basically salt water), whish is used to increase foods’ moisture level.
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 Salt 2000
At this stage and in light of the impending gathering of major producers of salt in a global meeting in The Hague in May 2000, a number of the active organizations in IDD elimination have banded together to improve the working relationships with producers as the goal achievement date approaches.
As part of the Salt Producer Meetings, in the participating countries analyses of the local salt situation are undertaken with the support of UNICEF, with the overall aim to clarify barriers and opportunities for the salt sector to achieve full coverage and consistent quality of iodized salt.
Countries which approach the accomplishment of universal salt iodization will be encouraged to put in place a cross-sectional proportional cluster survey of the population's urinary iodine excretion to verify the degree of protection obtained from the additional iodine supply.
www.sph.emory.edu /PAMM/SALT2000/planning.htm   (3186 words)

  
 Salt Lamps healing benefits
Salt has always been a vital part of our existence.
The salt used in our lamps is about 250 million years old.
Because of salt crystal's chemical composition it is an ideal source of negative molecules.
www.saltlamp.co.uk /benefits.htm   (300 words)

  
 Japanese Salt and Foreign Salt   (Site not responding. Last check: )
At a very early stage in history, long before the chemistry of salt was understood, our remote ancestors were already aware of its importance for themaintenance of life and health; the origins of salt manufacture and the salt trade appear to date back to the most primitive stages of human civilization.
In general, Japanese salt production was carried on in two stage First, various methods were utilized to produce a heavily condensed saline solution from ordinary sea water; in the second stage, this salt concentrate was boiled down to yield a residue of edible sea salt.
The scope of their research is not limited to edible salt production alone, for the growing significance of soda and soda derivatives in modern industry has if anything, increased the importance of salt as one of the indispensable raw materials necessary for the advanced technology of today.
www.jti.co.jp /Culture/museum/english/salt/index.html   (384 words)

  
 Edible Salt Crystal
Consuming natural crystal salt supports and enhances good health because it contains the original potassium, calcium, magnesium and other minerals and trace elements.
Himalayan Crystal Salt is of the purest, highest grade salt that has been formed for over 250 million years under enormous pressure, maturing without exposure to pollutants.
Natural crystal salt is food, much like fruits, vegetables, grains, and water.
www.saltlamp.co.uk /edible.htm   (203 words)

  
 LCQ11: Quality of edible salt   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The local requirement is that 97.5% of edible salt needs to be sodium chloride on dry basis.
This is similar to that of the Mainland which requires only 97% of edible salt to be sodium chloride on dry basis.
Since prepackaged edible salt is not a highly perishable prepackaged food product, it is exempt from the "use by" date-marking requirement.
www.info.gov.hk /gia/general/199812/09/1209160.htm   (409 words)

  
 Edible Salt - Edible Salt Manufacturers,Edible Salt Suppliers & Exporters
Supplier and exporter of edible salt, sea edible salt, himalayan edible salt, pure edible salt along with cooking spices, edible spices and blended spices.
Engaged in the manufacturing and export of edible salts that includes common edible salts, guanidine edible salts, refined edible salts, flow iodized salts, ordinary powdered salts, iodized powdered salts, bath salts, garlic salts and onion salts.
Engaged in exporting edible salt, vegetarian salt for kitchen, rock salt, organic salt, natural salt, industrial salt along with rock salt lamps, crystal lamps, feng shui rock salt lamps, healthcare salt lamps and positive energy rock salt crystals.
dir.indiamart.com /impcat/edible-salt.html   (1424 words)

  
 Edible Wedding Favors Candy Wedding Favors
Edible wedding favors are the most popular favors this season.
At all weddings wedding favors are common, but personalized edible wedding favors are much more popular.
Selecting edible wedding favors is not that difficult at all, nor is it necessary to decide on these well in advance of the wedding date.
www.sweet-reflections.com /edible-wedding-favors.htm   (344 words)

  
 Himalayan Salt, Essential Gourmet Natural Sea Salt Crystal for wellbeing
Himalayan Salt is used by holistic chefs throughout the world, replace the salt in your kitchen and get these essential 84 minerals in your diet.
The Original Himalayan Crystal Salt™ is hand mined from an exclusive, protected mountain area astride a known geo magnetic energy grid according to long standing tradition.
The Original Himalayan Crystal Salt™ is hand prepared and hand packed with respect for the workers, the inherent vibration patterns in the salt, and for the environment.
www.natural-salt-lamps.com /edible-crystal-salts.html   (704 words)

  
 Chapter9
Effective implementation of a programme for producing and distributing iron-fortified salt requires regular monitoring of edible salt for iron, particularly at the retail sales and household levels.
One drop of reagent W is added to the salt, followed by a drop of reagent Y. Immediately the IFS turns blue (Prussian blue) and the colour remains for a long time.
The kit can also be used to measure the iron content of the double-fortified salt, and the iodine levels can be assessed by using the iodized salt kit reported earlier [9].
www.unu.edu /unupress/food/8F141e/8F141E0d.htm   (963 words)

  
 Natural Himilayan Crystal Salt Lamps, Natural Ionisers to help asthma and reduce stress
All our salt products are made in Pakistan just down from the Himalayan mountain range in our Partners factories; please view this website for more information about us and our products.
Products include Natural salt lamps, Ball salt lamps, Egg salt lamps, Cone salt lamps, Cube salt lamps, Pyramid salt lamps, Natural shaped salt tea light candle holders, Ball shaped salt tea light holders, rock salt Deodorant bars, Bath salts, Salt chunks and Edible salt.
Himalayan salt has 84 natural trace elements in equal balance with our bodies own trace elements and a variety of minerals.
www.saltlamp.co.uk   (414 words)

  
 Edible Molluscs Main Page
David Lubell (2004) Prehistoric edible land snails in the circum-Mediterranean: the archaeological evidence.
Abstract - Edible land snails are often abundant in late Pleistocene and Holocene archaeologicalsites (c.
This chapter, the firstattempt to summarize the evidence, argues that in almost every instance the land snails found in occupational deposits are the remains of prehistoric meals.
www.manandmollusc.net /molluscan_food_files/molluscan_food_mp.html   (2093 words)

  
 Salt - AOL Music
This article is about the term salt as referred to in chemistry.
Table salt is refined salt, nearly pure (95% or greater) sodium chloride.
SALT is a non profit membership organization that promotes the use of technology in education through its publications and its technology conferences.
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 Centre of inner Peace. Crystal Salt, Crystalline rock salt from the Himalayas - Elixir Of The Youth From Himalaya
Edible Crystalline rock salt Energy Mineral cure Purification Health Vitality Himalaya Elixir of Life Ancient Source Ancient Awareness Salt and water: Source of Life.
Background information on of what significance Crystalline rock salt can be to us, as opposed to more currently used salts, what part water plays in our lives, and that the combination of the two is essential to create Life.
To be used as 'sole', sprinkle salt and bathing salt.
www.kristalzout.nl /en   (557 words)

  
 The Salt Company - Importance of Salt
However in 1995 after the introduction of iodine in salt, the number of people with goitre problems were down to 750 million.
The goal for the year 2000 were that at least 90% of edible salt should be adequately iodised, including salt consumed by animals and salt used in the preparation of staple foods such as bread.
Our salt is iodised according to our clients’ requirements, in full accordance with UNICEF standards.
www.saltco.com /Importance.htm   (219 words)

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