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February 8, 2011

 

close up of table salt

Why Doesn’t Table Salt Stick Together?

Salt crystals are made of sodium and chlorine atoms linked together like Tinkertoys to form a three-dimensional framework.

February 7, 2011

 

Morton iodized salt

Why Does Table Salt Contain Iodide?

Sodium chloride is a basic cooking ingredient. However, have you ever stopped and wondered what was in "iodized" salt?

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