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Are gourmet salts healthier than table salt?

Are gourmet salts healthier than table salt?

Gourmet salts, such as the himalayan salt or the celtic sea salt, are not healthier than table salt. Trace elements in gourmet salts and aluminium in table salts occur in insignificant amounts. Both should be treated simply as sodium chloride...

Sodium aluminium phosphate

Sodium aluminium phosphate (SAIP) is an inorganic compound which contains sodium salts and aluminium phosphates. Depending on the type, it can be used as an acidity regulator, an emulsifier, a raising agent or a stabilizer. Acidic SAIP, for...

Table Salt

Most table salt comes from the salt mines and is extracted from the underground deposits by the method of hydraulic mining. Water is pumped below the earth surface, dissolving the salt deposits and forming salt brine. Is then brought to the surface...