How does the salt actually get into the sea?
A bathe in the sea, salt on the skin and sun on the face – that’s what summer feels like. But if you get caught by a wave, your eyes will quickly start to burn and the salt water that goes into your mouth does not taste so good. This is because seawater contains an average of 3.5% salt.
The healing power of salt
What is a soup without a good pinch of salt? Not only does salt serve as a seasoning, it’s a food in the truest sense of the word; without it we could not survive and it also has healing properties.
6 Facts about salt
Everyone knows salt, everyone eats salt and everyone uses salt. There is so much more to sodium chloride, to give it its scientific name, than just a simple seasoning. Here are the 6 most shocking and interesting facts about salt.