Compass Minerals

Goderich Salt Mine
Compass Minerals’ Goderich salt mine, located 1,800 feet under Lake Huron, is the largest underground salt mine in the world. The mine is as deep as the CN Tower in Toronto is tall. It has operated since 1959 and was acquired by Compass Minerals in 1990.

The rock salt produced at the mine is used to keep citizens in North America safe as they travel through winter snow and ice. The salt is shipped to hundreds of communities around the Great Lakes and along the St. Lawrence Seaway. Some of the salt is trucked to the Compass Minerals plant less than 4 kilometers away, to be packaged for distribution and sale at retailers in North America. The salt is also sold in bulk to manufacturers that make plastics, detergents, disinfectants and other important products.

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300 North Harbour Rd.
Goderich, ON N7A 3Y9 Canada

Website

913-344-9265

Compass Minerals – Evaporator Plant

The Goderich plant has operated since 1867, after an unsuccessful search for oil uncovered a vast bed of rock salt under Goderich.

Using mechanical evaporation, the plant produces high-purity, fine- and coarse-grained salt products in packages and in bulk for commercial, agricultural and industrial applications. The plant also packages rock salt from the mine that is used for deicing and water conditioning.

 

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Main Location

245 Regent Street
Goderich, ON N7A 3Y5 Canada

Website

913-344-9265

East Street Cidery

East Street Cider Co. is a small urban craft cidery located in beautiful Goderich, Ontario on the eastern shore of Lake Huron.

Using 100% Ontario apples, we’re focused on creating straightforward, real cider with refreshing, pure taste. Striking a balance between modern and heritage, innovation and tradition— our mission is to craft authentic, easy-drinking cider that everyone can enjoy.

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Main Location

130 East Street
Goderich, ON N7A 1N4 Canada

Website

519-440-9273