How Do You Separate Salt from Water?


To separate salt from water, a method called distillation is used where the water is boiled until it changes to steam. The salt remains behind, The steam is collected aand condensed back into water. Once can also use evaporation where salty water is warmed the water evaporates leaving behind crystals of salt.
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How to Separate Salt from Water
The reason that people want to separate salt from water usually isn't to get salt -- although it can be; it's to get fresh water to drink. Among the available methods to accomplish this separation and recover the water are reverse osmosis, sequential... More »
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Evaporation , put it on the radiator or something hot, then the water will evaporate and leave the salt behind.
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