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Chumvi Ya Tanzania

Neel salt, the first iodated salt to be farmed in their own salt farms and refined in Tanzania at their ultra-modern refinery. Tested for quality control at their state-of-the-art laboratory, Neel chumvi is the finest and whitest chumvi you can get in Tanzania. Neel iodated salt is committed to creating a smarter Tanzania. Iodated salt consumption will overall improve the IQ of the next generation of Tanzanians. Neel is manufactured in a state of the art refinery in Mkuranga near Dar es Salaam. Salt is harvested from our own salt farms. The whiteness and smoothness is comparable to the best in the world. World class hygiene and quality control is strictly maintained throughout the production process to ensure a truly international quality salt for Tanzania.

NEEL’S WAR AGAINST IDD

IDD Iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) is a globally recognized health challenge. Salt iodation technology will help to overcome the iodine deficiency disorders (IDD). Applying State-of-the-art salt farm technology improves the performance and quality of salt iodation procedures. Iodine deficiency affects 2 billion people worldwide and is the leading preventable cause of intellectual and developmental disabilities. Iodine is an essential mineral, particularly for pregnant women and young children.

It is needed for healthy brain development of the fetus and young children. Iodine deficiency is the single most common cause of preventable mental retardation and brain damage in the world. Tanzania as a country is facing a huge challenge of iodine deficiency disorders, suffering from moderate to severe iodine deficiency. Children are at high risk of low mental growth, weak mental health, including brain damage. Neel salt became the first iodated salt of Tanzania, to meet the mental health challenge of the country systematically and in an organised manner through awareness in school . mass media and BRT advertising.