Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Salt Powder 1kg

AKA PVD (Pure Vacuum Dried ) salt. Salt is sodium plus Chloride. Both are minerals. Salt is made up of 40% sodium and 60% Chloride. It is available in a 25kg bag. (Only as a pick up from Culpepers.) Contact us for details and to arrange your order.
Code: SALTPWD1
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 3.45
GST exempt
Product Documents

Usage

This very fine salt PVD (Pure Vacuum Dried) is used in cheese making or blending seasoning or wherever a fine powder salt is required

This salt is 0.85 mm (maximum) particle size. It does have a food grade flowing agent in it. C₆FeN₆Na₄

Medicinal Powers?

Culpepers recommend that individuals consume no more than 1500-2300 mg of sodium (3750-5750 mg of salt) per day.

Fun Facts

  • The word "Salary" comes from the Latin word "salarium"  or money paid the Roman Army soldiers for the purchase of Salt.

  • In 1930 Mahatma Gandhi lead approximately 100,000 Indian people to the Indian Ocean to "make Salt" in protest to the British control of the product and of the Indian people.

  • Salt plums aren't popular, but they used to be. 

  • Every cell in the body contains salt, an adult contains about 250 grams of it.

  • Salt is actually considered a rock, indeed Sodium Chloride is formed when the unstable metal Sodium reacts with Chlorine gas. It is also the only family of rocks regularly eaten by humans!

Country of Origin!

Culpepers' Extra Fine Salt comes from New Zealand!