Many of salt's 14,000 uses are found where you'd least expect. Salt sets the dye in fabric and is used to produce glass, polyester and plastics. Salt assists in cleaning gas and oil wells and is an essential component in the manufacture of paper, tires, brass, bleach and case-hardened steel (just to name a few). See a range of FAQs about the use of ice melters and water conditioning salts.
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PO Box 5621
Minneapolis, MN 55440-5621
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