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August 30, 2016

Road Salt Leads to Environmental Hyper-Tension

Some might think that spreading road salt is a typical Canadian winter pastime, just like snowshoeing or snowball fights.  As Mr. Bousfield found out, the storage and use of salt can lead to serious consequences.  Mr. Bousfield recently pled guilty to discharging a contaminant, namely road salt, contrary to the Environmental Protection Act.  Municipalities and other property owners who regularly apply salt should take note.

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