Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Chloride Spring

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_317

A chloride spring is a hot spring with a total solid content up to 1 g/L, where the anions are mainly chlorinated ions (Cl). Based on the cations, they can be divided into sodium chloride springs, calcium chloride springs and magnesium chloride springs. Sodium chloride springs are commonly used for therapy.

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