Smart About Salt
Nov 3, 2021
Implementing BMPs can reduce salt use and reduce environmental damage
Since it’s almost impossible to stop salt derived chlorides once they are introduced to the environment, the best way to address environmental problems from excessive salt use is with source controls.
Sep 8, 2021
Hiring professionals matters
There should be no debate that those we engage for winter maintenance should be professionals, but too often their contributions are minimized.
Feb 8, 2021
Winter maintenance: A people business
When it comes to winter maintenance, how to best support people should be at the forefront of all of our discussions, actions and communications.
Dec 15, 2020
The case for investing in training
Improving knowledge is one of the best ways to advance a career.
Nov 4, 2020
Liquids gaining traction with winter maintenance pros
One of the best examples of the positive change being embraced by winter maintenance professionals is the use of liquid de-icing materials.
Oct 5, 2020
Winter maintenance contractors struggles
One challenge has been the ability to find salt and the year-over-year increased costs for product.
Sep 2, 2020
Smart About Salt Council supports winter maintenance community
An overview of programs available to snow and ice contractors.
Apr 1, 2020
Property manager endorses Smart about Salt certification
BGIS, a global real estate management services company, has announces a coast-to-coast partnership with the unique not-for-profit Smart About Salt Council (SASC), that will strive for improved winter maintenance services grounded in best management practices.