MISSION:  The Salt Institute is a North American based, non-profit trade association dedicated to advocating the many benefits of salt, particularly to ensure winter roadway safety, quality water and healthy nutrition.

PURPOSE:  To accomplish the mission, the Salt Institute analyzes research and public policy, dispels inaccuracies in public knowledge, and fosters increased understanding of the life enhancing qualities of salt.

CORE VALUE:  The Salt Institute is dedicated to adherence to sound science as it seeks to improve knowledge of the many ways salt can benefit individuals and the environment.



The Salt Institute is governed by a Council of Chief Executive Officers composed of the CEO of each regular member company. The CEO Council is led by an elected Chairman.

The Salt Institute staff is led by the President.

Phone us 9-5 ET at (239) 231-3305.



Lori Roman



Morton Satin

Vice President, Science and Research,
The Salt Guru


Jorge Amselle

Director of Communications


Wilfrid Nixon, Ph.D., P.E.

Vice President, Science and the Environment