The pioneer of salt iodisation in India, Tata Salt, holds the distinction of being India''s first national branded iodised salt. It has been consistently recognised as one of the country''s leading food brands.
Launched in 1983, Tata Salt provided an assurance of purity in a market where unbranded salt of dubious quality was the norm. Using Vacuum® Evaporation technology, Tata Salt offered consumers a healthy, hygienic alternative — an iodised vacuum evaporated salt that was untouched by hand.
Iron is generally known to help in formation of red blood cells and prevention of anaemia. It is generally accepted that iodine helps in proper mental development of **children and prevents iodine deficiency disorders in adults.
What is Iodine?
Adequately iodized salt can protect children from brain damage
Iodine is an essential dietary nutrient for humans because it is a key component of the chemical structure of thyroid hormones. Our bodies must have adequate levels of thyroid hormone, and hence iodine, to grow and develop normally.