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World Salt Symposium

19/06/2018 - 09:00 to 21/06/2018 - 18:00
Park City Utah, United States

The Tenth World Salt Symposium organized by the Salt Institute, in cooperation with several other salt organizations around the world will be held in Park City, Utah, USA on June 19-21, 2018. It is the tenth in a series of symposia since 1962, when the first meeting was held in Cleveland, OH, USA. Previous Symposia took place in Beijing, China in September 2009, The Hague, Netherlands in May 2000 and Kyoto, Japan in April 1992.

The World Salt Symposium focuses on the latest research and development in the international salt sector. It covers a wide spectrum of subjects embracing the science, engineering, technology, economics and history of all forms of sodium chloride salt and related evaporites. As a broad international platform, the World Salt Symposium 2018 will enable researchers, producers and users of salt to become acquainted with the latest developments and technologies in this important industrial area. By combining a scientific symposium with the opportunity to meet with internationally renowned experts and associations, WSS2018 will present a highly functional and diversified opportunity.

An average of more than 200 papers have been presented in the different technical sessions of each previous Symposium. The theme of the World Salt Symposium 2018 is: “Salt for a Better Life” and the technical sessions will be grouped into three main tracks: Salt Production, Salt and Health, and Salt, Safety and the Environment.