iodized salt


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iodized salt

[ī·ə‚dīzd ′sȯlt]
(food engineering)
Common table salt which has been treated with iodide to provide iodine as a nutritional supplement.
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Eighty-five million newborns are protected each year from a significant loss in learning ability because of iodized salt and as a result of the IDD partnership, which also includes: WHO, the World Bank, the International Council for the Control of IDD, the Program Against Micronutrient Malnutrition, the Micronutrient Initiative, USAID, the governments of Australia, Belgium, Canada, the Netherlands and the United States -- and the salt industry.
The South Sumatra Administration, however, still imposes restrictions on the entry of salt into the province on the pretext that salt which can be imported into the province for human consumption and fish salting purposes and for use by food industries is iodized salt.
A teaspoon of Morton Iodized Salt contains 400 micrograms ([micro]g) of iodine, so three-eighths of a teaspoon daily would meet the iodine needs of a typical adult.
Field Officer Adnan Umar shared that iodine deficiency among school aged children decreased from 63% to 34% and the utilization of the adequately iodized salt at household level was increased from 17% to 69% (Punjab 79%).
One of the 200 companies which are licensed to produce iodized salt is PT Garam, the largest salt producer in Indonesia, whose production capacity is 1 million tons/annum.
Populations in Western countries tend to regularly acquire their essential iodine via iodized salt and/or other iodine rich foodstuffs.
ISLAMABAD -- Medical practitioners Friday advised owners of hotels and restaurants to use iodized salt in food items to protect the citizens from iodine deficiency disorders.
He asked the participants to focus on removal of the obstacles faced by field staff ensuring supply of iodized salt.
USAID TAWON's agricultural interventions will represent part of a broader portfolio of non-agricultural FTF Tajikistan activities implemented through separate mechanisms to address sanitation, hygiene, health behavior change, iodized salt, wheat fortification, and promoting private sector entrepreneurship.
The meals will be supplemented by micronutrient additives, iodized salt enrichment, and de-worming tratment for students.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Branded Vacuum Evaporated Iodized Salt / Refined Iodized Salt And Salt Rock / Evaporated Salt At Supply Depot Asc Bareilly And Supply Depot Asc Meerut
Experts shared their latest research work and emphasized the usage of iodized salt in daily routine life.