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Author Topic: What happens to all that salt we bung on the roads every winter?  (Read 411 times)

Offline P-Kasso2

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There must be thousands of tons of salt spread on our roads in winter. So much so that it made me wonder 'Where does it all go to?'

Salt, in such quantities, can't be good for us, can it? And it can't be good for worms or birds or plants etc either. But I don't remember seeing trees yellowing off - or roads covered in piles of worms gasping for breath.

So where is all that salt going? Is all that salt harmful, or not?
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