Newsletter Article – VI, 2; October 2014: Do Deicers Have Environmental Impacts?

Newsletter Article – VI, 2; October 2014: Do Deicers Have Environmental Impacts?

Do Deicers Have Environmental Impacts?
The use of deicers is necessary at Tufts during winter weather to melt snow and ice to make removal easier to ensure safe pedestrian and vehicle travel. Deicers include common road salt or chemicals that are designed for different surfaces, application techniques, temperatures or environmental considerations.

In Case You Haven’t ’Herd’ About: A Newsletter of Tufts Environmental Health and Safety
Volume VI, Issue 2; October 2014
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/October2014.VI2-Deicers.pdf