Salt is mainly composed of sodium chloride, some potassium chloride, magnesium carbonate and potassium iodide.

Sodium has a key role in regulating water balance and acidity and alkalinity in the body.

The human body needs 1-2-3 milligrams per day, about one teaspoon or less of salt, for adult humans.

Salt is found in nature in private mines sourced from seas, oceans and salt lakes.

Extraction and manufacture of salt

iodized table salt It is often used for thyroid patients and populations of areas away from the sea and their food is deficient in iodine.

When buying iodized refined salt

  • It is sourced from a reputable company
  • The package shall be sealed Complete Data Printed on the packaging is the company name.
  • start date and end date of validity.

It is a traditional method known as the old method where raw salt,

is subjected to washing stages to purify it from the harmful impurities that are usually found in raw salt,

such as: (copper – lead – arsenic) to reach the ratio of impurities between 0.5 -0.7%.

then dried to reduce moisture,

r is usually packed with a purity of 98.5%.