What is the liquid that dump trucks with large tanks in their truck bodies are spraying on the roadway prior to a storm arriving?
Category: Twp Roads/PW
- They are anti-icing (pretreating) the pavements using liquid salt (brine).
- This is a proactive approach to preventing snow and ice from bonding to the pavement.
- It reduces the amount of salt needed during winter operations and provides for safer roadways.
Updated 10/20/2010 3:40 PM