Winter salt management for snow and ice removal contractors

When winter arrives make sure you are Smart About Salt. Protect your clients' buildings, landscaping, staff and visitors from the damaging effects of over-salting. Being Smart About Salt helps you remove the risk of icy areas and use salt wisely without compromising public safety.

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The Region of Waterloo locally supports the Smart About Salt Council, a not-for-profit organization which offers training to improve winter salting practices on facilities and recognizes industry leaders through certification. Visit the Smart About Salt Council website to learn more about the program.


Curb the Salt. Salt impacts our water. We all have a role to play.