There’s an easy, inexpensive way to save hundreds of lives and prevent thousands of injuries every year while protecting the environment.
Road salt also saves money. When snow and ice make roads impassable, it can cost state economies as much as $700 million a day — losses salt can mitigate.
All told, deicing with road salt pays for itself in just 25 minutes. If only every investment were as sure a thing.
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