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2013-01-22 08:37:58

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemesa, a leader in password protection and online security for the banking industry, invites potential users to screen its new, free, secure password storage platform for consumers and small business, and to provide feedback. Originated by the company that developed ShopShield, the highly respected online secure payment shopping platform, Kemesa's cloud-based security application is based on the same remote access process and security...

2013-01-10 08:25:43

WOODINVILLE, Wash., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SaltWorks, the world's largest gourmet specialty salt company, has experienced tremendous growth over the last year. The company posted record sales for the 11th year in a row, as 2012 Gourmet Salt sales were up over 40% from last year. SaltWorks started the sea salt revolution back in 2001. Since then, it has become the largest gourmet specialty salt company in the world. "From meticulous quality control to proprietary process...

‘Sodium Rhythms’ In The Body Discovered In Space Simulations
2013-01-09 10:45:09

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Russians were simulating a flight to Mars, and clinical pharmacologist Jenz Titze, M.D., knew that it would be a one-of-a-kind opportunity to study the participating cosmonauts. Titze wanted to explore long-term sodium balance in humans because he didn't believe that the standard textbook view was entirely correct — namely, that the salt we eat is rapidly excreted in urine to maintain relatively constant body sodium levels....

High Salt In Diet Could Signify Social Inequality
2013-01-08 18:57:11

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online If variety is the spice of life, then, according to a new study published in the journal BMJ Open, salt very well could be the spice of death. And those deaths, according to the paper out of the Warwick Medical School, are affecting individuals who reside on the lower rungs of the socio-economic ladder. At least in Britain. The study, conducted by the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Nutrition, which...

2013-01-02 12:22:44

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a nutrient that experts say helps your body produce its main source of energy and impacts at least 300 enzyme systems. It can also help treat the flu by regulating your temperature, helping you sleep, relaxing your muscles and giving you more energy. It's magnesium. And compared to a century ago, the amount we consume in our diets has dropped by about 60 percent. That's according to Dr. Carolyn Dean, M.D. N.D., one of the nation's top...

2012-12-13 08:26:59

WOODINVILLE, Wash., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As increasing numbers of consumers focus on cooking natural and organic foods without relying on processed ingredients, the demand for gourmet salts has skyrocketed. SaltWorks®, Inc. (http://seasalt.com, http://artisansalt.com), the nation's leading sea salt company, has sold ten times more gourmet salts gift sets than forecasted at the beginning of the year -- and that's contributing to the bottom line in a big way, driving up gross...

2012-12-12 05:02:37

A new study shows a link between children and teenagers´ increased sodium intake and their risk of developing high blood pressure, which grows if the child or teen is overweight or obese. Slava Volman, a day care provider and educator, encourages parents and caretakers to help kids make changes to improve their diets and overall health. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 New research from the CDC demonstrates a connection between children and teenagers' high sodium intake and their...

Multiple-GPU Computer Can Hack Any Windows Password In Under Six Hours
2012-12-11 14:17:45

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online For the most part, cracking a password is easy. To un-hash a hashed password, hackers and security experts mostly fall back on simple trial and error. If one combination didn´t work, then another combination will. This sounds incredibly tedious, of course, so those trying to unlock these passwords hand the job over to computers which are capable of making guess after guess after guess, millions of them, for hours at a...

2012-12-06 12:20:24

MANCHESTER, December 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- COLDER than average months in October and November are already driving sales at workplace equipment supplier Slingsby's purpose built salt facility as increasing numbers of businesses choose to prepare early for winter. Met Office figures show that 2012 has been one of the coldest years since 1996 and several inches of snow have already fallen across parts of the UK. Now bookmakers are slashing odds on a white Christmas and say...

2012-11-26 08:25:28

AMSTERDAM, November 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tate & Lyle's ground-breaking, new salt-reduction ingredient, SODA-LO(TM) Salt Microspheres, was recognized as the "Heart Health and Circulatory Innovation of the Year" and as the overall "Most Innovative Health Ingredient of the Year" at the NuW Excellence Awards which was held on Tuesday 13 November at the leading ingredients exhibition for health and nutrition, Hi Europe/Ni/ NuW. These awards recognise excellence and...


Latest Salt Reference Libraries

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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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