Plow drivers from Peru, Ausable, Plattsburgh and Hague gathered recently in Peru for an AdkAction workshop to reduce road salt. Thank you to these communities and individuals for going the extra mile to keep winter roads safe and water clean.
Road Salt Q & A
Guest Author Mikala L’Hote, Graduate Research Assistant with the Adirondack Watershed Institute, shares answers to some of the commonly asked questions about road salt: What is road salt? Also known as “rock salt,” the most common variation of road salt used is sodium chloride (NaCl), which is essentially common table