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34 Ways to Use Salt for Survival: Everything You Need to Know
Salt is a vital part of our food and mineral our body requires to function properly. It has been used as currency – ever hear the saying “worth their weight in salt?” – and is the only rock we eat. Other than for the obvious flavor enhancement and preservation of food, there are so many more uses for salt than most people know!
Got a rusty cast iron skillet? Use salt to clean it out! Get rid of grease? Salt! Because of all the large companies who produce chemical cleaners advertising everywhere, the everyday use of and knowledge passed about salt in the everyday home has almost been lost. When it comes to using salt for survival situations, you may be hard pressed to find solid information about how it can help you get through a disaster.
The medicinal side of using salt can come in very handy if you are ever caught in a bad situation. Cleaning your teeth and taking the pain from bee stings are just a couple of the ways that you can use this abundant and inexpensive resource. Consider adding several types of salt to your pantry!