sodium chloride



  • Colorless or white crystals or powder whose chemical formula is NaCl. It is one of the most common compounds on the planet, and is essential to most of its life forms. It is better known as common salt, table salt, or salt, and its applications include its use in spectroscopy, metallurgy, ceramics, photography, and in nuclear reactors.


  • The common salt used as a seasoning and preservative