Dead Sea Magnesium Factory

Dead Sea Magnesium Factory
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Image by Christopher Chan
From the Dead Sea brine, Israel produces (2001) 1.77 million tons potash, 206,000 tons elemental bromine, 44,900 tons caustic soda, 25,000 tons magnesium metal, and sodium chloride. (Wikipedia)

This shot was taken from our tour coach as it drove past the factories situated near the Dead Sea.