Overlooked Emergency Supplies: Sugar and Salt

When you are building your emergency kit, you likely have the bare bones to help you get through a crisis, such as non-perishable food, water filters, a knife, flashlight and a first-aid kit. There is little room in a survival kit for comforts since it’s essential that it be light and portable enough to carry. However, while sugar and salt packets might seem like an unnecessary indulgence, these two basic supplies can be extremely beneficial in many different ways.
Preserving Food
When cured with sugar or salt, food can last for a long time. Think of cured . . .

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