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When it comes to deicing, not all salt is created equal

December 4, 2013
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According to Cornell University Cooperative Extension, salts used for deicing can cause problems for trees and shrubs, and some salts can even cause corrosion of sidewalks and driveway paving, as well as irritation to pets and moist human skin. Here's a guide to the different types of deicing salts available in our area, and the best uses for each.



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