Can we learn how to use less salt without compromising safety?
The winter of 2013-14 was a significant challenge for the eastern two thirds of the United States and Canada. Extreme cold and winter precipitation presented many challenges with impacts still being felt in the region even before this winter (2014-15), Road salt the predominant chemical used to treat roadways, is in short supply, and prices have dramatically increased.
Can we learn how to use less salt without compromising safety? All of this means that your decisions to use salt will be even more critical than ever. Even if you had a mild winter last year, or are from another part of the world you will find value in this session.
Come listen to Vaisala’s own Mark DeVries, formerly with McHenry County Division of Transportation (a suburb of Chicago, Illinois USA), and also past chairman of the American Public Works Association sub-committee. Mark will share his experience and wealth of best practices to give you some ways to do more with less.