WI Salt Wise Partnership: A coalition of organizations working together to reduce salt pollution in our lakes, streams and drinking water.
Together we can use the right amount of salt to keep roads safe while also reducing our impact on the environment.
Prevent chloride from reaching surface waters and groundwater by reducing the amount of salt applied to our roadways, parking lots and sidewalks without compromising safety.
The basics of chloride and why it matters
Rock salt is quite effective in fighting against ice in cold weather conditions, but some people find it harmful for nature, household pets, and hard masonry outdoor surfaces.
And with it, tons of salt on our roads. Resource from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Rock salt alternatives are better for infrastructure and the environment.
Road salt alternatives are gaining popularity in homes, counties, and big cities across the country as a way to keep streets and driveways safe without hurting the environment.
How America got addicted to road salt — and why it’s become a problem