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Salt (Sodium Chloride)
How is common table salt created?
January 17, 2008 12:36AM
It isn't created. Your table salt comes from one of two places. It is mined or it is pulled out of the ocean.
Once the salt is obtained it is dissolved and then dried out again to remove the impurities, washed and packaged.