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The subject of this article is from the Origins update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 9 November, 2020.
Category Earth
Type Aquatic Mineral Extract
Rarity Common
Blueprint Value 299.0 Units.png
Used for Building, Crafting, Charging
Symbol NaCl
Updated Origins

Salt is a resource.


Salt (NaCl) is a resource and one of the earth elements.

Game description[]

A naturally occuring salt, found in abundance in underwater minerals.

Can be processed in a Refiner to create Chlorine. This refined form is used in the manufacture of advanced products and technologies.


Salt can be refined using a Refiner with the following ingredients:

  • SUBSTANCE.WATER.2.png Chlorine x1  →  SUBSTANCE.WATER.1.png Salt x2  ("Salt Production", 1.2 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.LAUNCHSUB.1.png Di-hydrogen x1  +  SUBSTANCE.AIR.1.png Oxygen x1  →  SUBSTANCE.WATER.1.png Salt x1  ("Rapid Formation/Evaporation", 0.2 sec./unit output)



Salt is used as an ingredient for crafting the following products:


Salt is used as an ingredient for refining the following products using a Refiner:


Salt is used as an ingredient for cooking the following products using a Nutrient Processor:

Additional information[]

Salt is a very valuable mineral and mining from Deep-Level Mineral Deposits can result in a highly lucrative farm.

Release history[]

  • NEXT - Added as a resource.
  • Visions - Hidden changes: The information panel has an additional icon indicating its purpose.