Salt we get from Latin word sal.Its meaning is salt. Once upon a time sal was a valuable commodity. Traders used it as medium of exchange or currency. The word salary comes from this sal. Besides we use it in the kitchen we use it in wide section. We use it for the production of soap ,pottery and many other purpose. Therefore we use it widely in industries. https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/
Salt , a compound.
Every compound contains a basic and acid radical is salt. For example Sodium bi (hydrogen ) carbonate, NaHCO3 . In market we get it as ENO. Sodium carbonate (Na2Co3 ) is also known as washing soda. . We use it as home made laundry for washing of clothes. In Industry Its uses in manufacturing of soap. We know it as caustic soda. Like this there are so many salt we have. the compound (NaCl ). Sodium And chloride cannot exist separately. Therefore In the compound form it is in crystal form. we use it in kitchens widely. Its chemical formula is Sodium Chloride (NaCl). Its mineral name is halite. Therefore we know it as a common salt.
Without Sodium chloride we cannot think a food except milk product. There is a limitations to in take it Excess consumption or less in take both are dangerous. If we take less than required mass then it its effect is fall of Sodium in the blood then we feel sluggish and lethargic. loss of consciousness, and coma. In our blood the balance of sodium is an important factor if it get less then effects in the function of liver, kidney.If we consume excess then effect is osteoporosis, hypertension, renal failure,High blood pressure. If we ignore it then there is a chance of stroke, Heart attack.
Types of this compound
1.sea Sodium chloride 2. rock compound 3. kosher
- By boiling Sea water water evaporates and residual substance is sodium chloride. It contains many types of salt. Those salts are also useful. we use tons of salt while planting coconut and supari trees. This compound we get also from naturally in vegetables, meat, seafood. this is highly essential for human body. maintains electrolyte. increases bloods pH value. It is also necessary for body cell, nerves, and our muscle.
- In mountains salts we found as rock . By processing it we use as a rock salt. It we found in the Himalayan part of India. It the best among the world of salt. For taste point of view white salt and black salt is same
- kosher this compound in US we find. Nothing difference of Kosher and common salt. Jews Uses it for their religious purpose. Therefore it is widely in use in the whole world.
Daily uses of this compound
- Calcium sulfate ( CaSo4.2H2O ) we found it in plaster of paris
- Potassium per manganate. (KMnO4 ) We use it for disinfection of water.
- Potassium chloride ( KCl ) who needs low sodium he use it.
- Magnesium sulfate we use it as a laxative.
- Barium sulfate . We use it for a special type of X Ray.
- we can use in our daily life 6gms. Therefore If we use pain killer tablets then we can take excess of 2 gms of it per tablet. For cleansing our stomach with saline water is used in Hospital or health center.
- in case of muscle injury it is very useful but any gland formed inside body it is not applicable.
In agriculture use
- For growing crops Ammonium chloride, Ammonium nitrate,Potassium chloride,A mixture of Ammonium,potassium cloride,is also in use for agriculture. Therefore salt has a vital role in agriculture sector.
- of Sodium nitrate and Potassium Chloride ammonium phosphate.
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