When someone mentions tools for survival, it is not often that Epsom Salts will be on the tip of their tongues.
But it is difficult if not impossible to find a more versatile substance when it comes to basic survival and personal care needs.
Found in England in the early 17th century, Epsom Salts have a mystique primarily because we still have not found all the uses they are good at!
From deterring pests to helping cope with the rigors of a survivalist or homesteading schedule of work, Epsom salts are more than worth their weight!
On the next page, we cover some basic uses for Epsom salts that would come in handy in a survival situation, but also are good for everyday use as well!