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September 2013 Feature 7

Deicing Products Go Green

As the desire for sustainable solutions grows, ice melt options prove responsible.
Rob Peterson
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Like many companies, there are ways for a salt production company to protect the environment, conserve energy, increase efficiency, reduce waste and deliver effective products that are also environmentally-friendly.


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Go Tough On Ice; Easy On Plants

Rob Peterson
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Summer is here, but it's never too late (or too early) to discuss highly effective ice melt products that are also friendlier to plants.
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January 2012 Facility Focus

What Does Green Ice Melt Really Mean?

There is little regulation of green claims in the ice melt industry, making it difficult to decipher an environmentally preferable product from the masses.
Rob Peterson
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Because the ice melt industry is largely unregulated, there's nothing to prevent a manufacturer from adding small traces of additives to basic rock salt and claiming greater environmental benefits, creating a unique symbol that implies eco-friendliness, including "green" or "environmentally friendly" in the product name — or making other misleading claims without validation.


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September 2012 Tackling Trouble Areas

Thawing The Ice Melt Clutter

In an industry riddled with acronyms and scientific formulations, defrosting ice melt confusion can be quite simple.
Rob Peterson
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Within the past decade, the number of ice melt suppliers has doubled, and so has the variety of products available.


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