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2014-07-10 04:21:19

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to increasing consumer demand and proposed government legislation for lower levels of sodium, sugar and fat in food and drink, Food ingredients, the world's leading organiser of business networking and professional development events for the F&B industry, has put together a technical conference series focusing on the latest developments around sodium, sugar and fat reformulation. Following Nestle's pledge to further...

2014-07-09 08:22:48

Memorandum of Understanding calls for ICL Iberia to produce, and AkzoNobel Chemicals International B.V to sell and market , up to 1.5M tons of vacuum salt annually TEL AVIV, Israel, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICL(TASE: ICL), a global manufacturer of products based on specialty minerals that fulfill essential needs of the world's growing population in the agriculture, processed food and engineered materials markets, and AkzoNobel(AEX: AKZO), a major producer of specialty...

2014-07-03 23:01:48

This report focuses on the sodium reduction ingredients market. This research categorizes the sodium reduction ingredients market based on geography, type, and application. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/sodium-reduction-ingredients-market-1216.html) (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The report “Sodium Reduction Ingredients Market by Types (Amino Acids, Mineral Salts, and Yeast Extracts), Applications (Dairy, Bakery & Confectionary, Meat Products, and Sauces, Seasonings &...

sodium content still too high
2014-07-02 11:37:30

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some chain restaurants have been working to reduce the amount of sodium in the foods they serve, but according to a new report from consumer advocacy group the Center For Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) – the average salt reduction by companies is barely significant. The report included an analysis of over 130 meals from 17 popular restaurant chains served between 2009 and 2013. It revealed that Subway cut its sodium by 27...

2014-06-25 08:30:04

ATLIT, Israel, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Now, Soccer Fans Can Enjoy Salted Nuts without Guilt New market research conducted by TNS for the Israel Society of Hypertension shows that 62% of consumers who watch TV eat savory snacks, while 50% eat a variety of salted nuts. During football games like world soccer championship, sodium consumption typically increases dramatically. Salt of the Earth created a low-sodium salt designed to reduce sodium up to...

Consumers Want Less Sugar And Salt, Worry Less About Fat
2014-06-25 06:29:25

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online Earlier this month, redOrbit reported about how food marketers were pulling some interesting tricks out of their bag to convince the casual consumer that a patently unhealthy item might actually be considered a healthful option. Many consumers, however, don't need to be told that slapping the word 'antioxidant' on a bottle of Cherry 7-Up doesn't make it a better drink option than, say, water or natural fruit or vegetable juice. Despite...

2014-06-17 23:02:08

Salt Institute: FDA Should Cease Attempt at Regulating Salt Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Recently the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced their intent to issue voluntary guidelines for food producers to reduce sodium levels. The agency cited a 2010 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report which recommended sodium limits. According to the Salt Institute, the FDA is ignoring a much more recent 2013 Institute of Medicine review of studies that examined links between sodium...

Winter Road Salt Is Wreaking Havoc On Summer Butterflies
2014-06-10 09:32:30

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In the winter months, road salt is just one of those things we take for granted. It makes driving easier in icy and snowy conditions. We already know that road salt takes a toll on lakes and rivers, but what is it doing to the organisms that live and forage at the edge of our roadways? Very little is understood about consequences for the development and evolution of wild animals created by how the use of road salt has altered...

2014-06-09 23:03:34

The sodium reduction market is estimated to reach $1,006.6 million by 2018, growing at CAGR of 11.0% from 2013. In 2012, North America’s share was the largest market followed by Europe.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/sodium-reduction-ingredients-market-1216.html) (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 The report "Sodium Reduction Market By Ingredients (Amino Acids, Mineral Salts, Yeast Extracts), Applications (Dairy and Frozen Foods, Bakery and Confectionary, Meat Products, Sauces,...

2014-06-01 23:00:50

The Quick Analysis of the Report suggests that the European region was the largest market for gourmet salts, in terms of value, in 2013, while now it seems like the North American region is projected to be the fastest growing market for gourmet salt in terms of value - (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/gourmet-salts-market-255586309.html). (PRWEB) June 01, 2014 The report “Gourmet Salts Market by Type (Fleur de Sel, Sel Gris, Himalayan Salt, Flake Salt, Specialty Salt),...


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28_9f73445c95f6b2b42ae0cbb377ffe06e
2005-05-25 18:44:16

In chemistry, salt is a general term used for ionic compounds composed of positively charged cations and negatively charged anions, so that the product is neutral and without a net charge. These ions can be inorganic (Cl-) as well as organic (CH3-COO-) and monoatomic (F-) as well as polyatomic ions (SO42-). Solutions of salts in water are called electrolytes. Electrolytes as well as molten salts conduct electricity. Zwitterions are salts that contain an anionic center and a cationic...

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