8 surprising facts about salt you might have never heard before

Do you think you know everything about the most amazing mineral on the planet?


Everybody knows eating much salt is bad for our health. Still, we can't live without it. We consume salt every day, and sometimes it's impossible to imagine our favorite dishes without it. Of course, it's not only about eating and cooking: there are thousands of different uses of salt, and some of them are truly surprising. Well, today we want to share 8 amazing facts about salt with you - some of them really shocked us!

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113 Comments
Lisa Elias
Lisa Elias
How interesting.
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Sep 17, 2016 8:48PM
Nina Kamwene
Nina Kamwene
Intresting thank you.
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Sep 17, 2016 8:53PM
Scott Sumone
Scott Sumone
some people use to get paid with salt....
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Sep 17, 2016 8:57PM
Susana Crews
Hence the word salary.
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Sep 17, 2016 9:17PM
Dennis Myers
Interesting
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Sep 17, 2016 9:35PM
Kim Brackett
interesting I love salt
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Sep 17, 2016 9:39PM
Janice Loggins
Janice Loggins
Great facts! Thanks!
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Sep 17, 2016 10:24PM
Sandy Barnes
Very interesting
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Sep 17, 2016 10:49PM
Thomas Gluszk
interesting
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Sep 17, 2016 11:23PM
Richard E. Buery
Richard E. Buery
A dash of salt will stop bleeding of a wound.
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Sep 17, 2016 11:38PM
Margie Lewis
The Ice thing, made sense!
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Sep 17, 2016 11:53PM
Danny More
Danny More
Wow! Very cool to know....
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Sep 18, 2016 12:09AM
Ed Taber
Salt is also heated to 1200f and used in aluminum dip brazing. The pieces of aluminum with braze alloy in the joints are preheated to 1150e and then 'dipped' into the liquid salt.
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Sep 18, 2016 12:49AM
Wmc Barker
Wmc Barker
i hate the taste of sea salt and the smell of the seas, anything in excess will kill you, anything.
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Sep 18, 2016 1:08AM
Yolanda Solis
Interesting
0
Sep 18, 2016 2:14AM

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