Natrium im Periodensystem der Elemente

Sodium is a chemical element that – in combination with chloride – is known as an element of sodium chloride: common salt.

The sodium content of a mineral water is however not equal to its salt content. The less chloride contained, the lower the amount of sodium chloride that can form.

The daily requirement of an adult: approx. 500 mg.

Gerolsteiner Naturell contains only 12 mg/l, and is thus especially low in sodium – suitable to a low-sodium diet.

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