Sea salt

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Sea salt is salt that is produced by the evaporation of seawater.wikipedia
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Seawater

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Sea salt is salt that is produced by the evaporation of seawater.
This means that every kilogram (roughly one litre by volume) of seawater has approximately 35 g of dissolved salts (predominantly sodium and chloride ions).

Salt

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Sea salt is salt that is produced by the evaporation of seawater.
Salt is processed from salt mines, and by the evaporation of seawater (sea salt) and mineral-rich spring water in shallow pools.

Sodium chloride

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There is no scientific evidence that consuming sea salt instead of more refined sodium chloride salts has any health benefit.
Sodium chloride, commonly known as salt (though sea salt also contains other chemical salts), is an ionic compound with the chemical formula NaCl, representing a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions.

Turks and Caicos Islands

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In the colonial New World, slaves were brought from Africa to rake salt on various islands in the West Indies, Bahamas and particularly Turks and Caicos Islands.
The processing of sea salt was developed as a highly important export product from the West Indies and continued to be a major export product into the nineteenth century.

Jugyeom

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In traditional Korean cuisine, jugyeom, which means "bamboo salt", is prepared by roasting salt at temperatures between 800 and 2000 °C in a bamboo container plugged with mud at both ends.
To make Jugyeom, sea salt is packed into bamboo canisters and sealed with yellow clay.

Brine mining

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Seawater has been used as a source of sea salt since prehistoric times, and more recently of magnesium and bromine.

Himalayan salt

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It may be difficult to distinguish sea salt from other salts, such as pink Himalayan salt, Maras salt from the ancient Inca hot springs, or rock salt (halite).
Due mainly to marketing costs, pink Himalayan salt is up to 20 times more expensive than table salt or sea salt.

Microplastics

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Studies have found some microplastic contamination in sea salt from the US, Europe and China.
Sea salt has the highest amounts of microplastics compared to lake salt and rock/well salt.

History of salt

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The salt mines of Poland led to a vast kingdom in the 16th century, only to be demolished when Germans brought in sea salt (which most of the world considered superior to rock salt).

Iodised salt

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Iodised salt is table salt mixed with a minute amount of various salts of the element iodine.

Cooking

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It is used as a seasoning in foods, cooking, cosmetics and for preserving food.

Cosmetics

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It is used as a seasoning in foods, cooking, cosmetics and for preserving food.

Prehistory

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Like mined rock salt, production of sea salt has been dated to prehistoric times.

Sulfate

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Some sea salt contains sulfates.

Bicarbonate