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The Notre Dame Haiti Salt Project is working with Cargill Foods to produce an distribute a fortified salt in Haiti. My thesis is dealing with the technology, feasibility, and marketing of the salt in Haiti. The salt is fortified with Iodine and diethylcarbamazine: a drug that prevents the transmission of Lymphatic Filariasis, a parasite responsible for elephantitis, and the second leading cause of fatality amongst infectious diseases in developing countries.

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  • The salt company: Bon Sel Dayiti
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  • Augustus Amato

    Augustus Amato

    University of Notre Dame
    I am solving marketing and distribution problems that arise because of Haiti's status as a developing nation, as well as analyzing the techno-feasibility of the next additive to the salt: fluoride.



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