TAG: The Salt Institute

May 2014 Web Extra: The salt storage handbook

May 8, 2014By

In “An ‘unprecedented’ dilemma” from the May 2014 issue of Landscape Management, we interviewed Lori Roman, president of the Salt Institute, about the reasons for what appeared to be a salt shortage this winter and how to better prepare for such occurrences in the future. Roman, among other experts, pointed to stockpiling as the most efficient means to prepare for a salt... read more

Snow, salt experts opine on the salt dilemma

May 5, 2014By

Salt suppliers, experts quell snow removal contractors’ concerns over what appeared to be a salt shortage this winter. Case Snow Management staff made a 16-hour round trip to Maine to pick up an order of rock salt this winter. All the while, there were piles upon piles of the deicer at the company’s local supplier, right down the road from... read more