Table 1 Detailed information on the salt samples analyzed in this study.

From: The presence of microplastics in commercial salts from different countries

Country of origin Brand Packaging material Salt type
Australia A PE 1 +PET 2 Sea
B PE Sea
France C PP 3 Sea
D PP Sea
E PET Sea
F Glass Sea
G PE+PP Sea
H PET Sea
Iran I PP+Hostasol green Lake
Japan J PE+PET Sea
Malaysia K PP Sea
L PP Lake
New Zealand M PE Unidentified
Portugal N PET Sea
O PP Sea
P Glass Sea
South Africa Q PET Sea
  1. 1Polyethylene.
  2. 2Polyethylene terephthalate.
  3. 3Polypropylene.