This section is from the book "A Treatise On Beverages or The Complete Practical Bottler", by Charles Herman Sulz. Also available from Amazon: A Treatise On Beverages.
This kind of water, besides generally containing those inorganic saline bodies found in river-water, holds in solution certain other compounds, such as iodides, fluorides, etc. The nature of these substances will be seen at a glance from the subjoined analysis of a sample of sea-water:
Calcium sulphate . .
Ammonium chloride .
Ferrous carbonate .