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BEST PRACTICES FOR SUSTAINABLE SALT USE - hs - September 2016
Purchasing, Storing Salt In Preparation For Winter
Tips to purchasing inventory, storage and application for winter management operations

BEST PRACTICES FOR SUSTAINABLE SALT USE - hs - September 2016
Tips To Applying Ice Melt


BEST PRACTICES FOR SUSTAINABLE SALT USE - hs - September 2016
Documenting Ice Melt Applications


PREDICTING ICE MELT SALES AFTER A MILD WINTER - sm - August 2016
Distributors Need Long Memories When Ordering Ice Melt


- sm - August 2016
Consider Hidden Costs Of Cheap Ice Melt Products


- sm - August 2016
Don’t Get Caught No Ice Melt For Sale


DON'T LEAVE CUSTOMERS OUT IN THE COLD - sm - August 2015
Tips For Avoiding An Ice Melt Shortage


- sm - August 2015
Plan Ahead To Meet Ice Melt Product Demand


- sm - August 2015
Handling Orders For Calcium-based And Green Ice Melt


ICE MELT BEST PRACTICES - hs - November 2014
Effectiveness of Ice Melt


ICE MELT BEST PRACTICES - hs - November 2014
Tips To Using Blended Salt Products For Ice Melt


ICE MELT BEST PRACTICES - hs - November 2014
Environmental Impact Of Ice Melt Products


FORECASTING AFTER AN EXTREME WINTER - sm - August 2014
Distributors Kept Up With Ice Melt Demand Despite Polar Vortex


- sm - August 2014
Forecasting Ice Melt Pre-Orders After A Harsh Winter


- sm - August 2014
Storing Excess Ice Melt In Summer


WINTER WEATHER CARE - hs - February 2014
Snow, Salt and Storms: Winter Challenges and Lessons Learned


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES - cp - November 2013
Maintain Floors By Increasing Cleaning Frequency


LEFT OUT IN THE COLD - hs - October 2013
Ice Melt's Place In A Green Cleaning Program


LEFT OUT IN THE COLD - hs - October 2013
Green Certified Ice Melt And It's Effectiveness


LEFT OUT IN THE COLD - sm - August 2013
Standards For Green Ice Melt Are Lacking


UPCLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2013
Low Consumer Demand For Green Ice Melt Products


UPCLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2013
EPA Only Third-Party To Offer Green Ice Melt Certification


UPCLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2013
Selling Points: Green Ice Melt Is Better For The Environment — And Effective, too


- news - 6/18/2013
Snow Strategies Forum Targets Growing Snow Management ROI


- news - 12/14/2012
Steps to Safely Remove Ice Melt Haze from Hard-Surface Floors


- hs - September 2012
Snow And Ice Removal: Planning Ahead
Managers discuss their strategies for removing ice and snow

- sm - August 2012
Ice Melt Storage Concerns
With a surplus of stock, distributors need to make sure they don't damage the ice melt they already have on hand

- sm - August 2012
Buy Ice Melt Early, Even After A Mild Winter
With a surplus already sitting in the warehouse, how much ice melt should distributors order in advance?

- sm - July 2011
Ice Melt Ingredient Disclosure


UP CLOSE: FLOOR CARE - sm - February 2011
Floor Care After Winter
Winter wreaks havoc on floors. Simple maintenance and restoration at the onset of spring is critical in keeping floor care costs low

UP CLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - August 2010
Ice Melt: Melting Points
Chlorides, acetates and blends — when winter comes, help end users choose the appropriate ice melter

FEATURES - hs - September 2009
Ice Melt: Clearing The Way
Identifying the proper products and methods to successfully remove ice and snow

UP CLOSE: ICE MELT - sm - July 2009
Ice Melt: Remember ‘Mother Earth’ When Fighting ‘Mother Nature’
Environmentally friendly ice melt is available, but distributors need to avoid greenwashing

IN THE NEWS - sm - January 2009
Distributors Learn From Last Winter


UP CLOSE: FLOOR CARE - sm - December 2008
Putting Together A Winter Floor-care Program
Proper matting and daily maintenance plays a sizeable role in prevention against winter elements

FROM THE EDITOR - sm - July 2008
Wicked Weather


UP CLOSE - sm - July 2008
Ice Melt: Left Out In The Cold
Record snowfalls led to ice melt shortages last winter. Is the pipeline prepared for the upcoming winter?

CLEANING OPERATIONNS: ICE MELT - hs - September 2007
Ice Melt: Avoiding the Slippery Slope
Three ice melt mistakes and how to avoid them

FEATURE - sm - July 2007
Ice Melt: Sea Of Opportunity
As winters trend toward milder temperatures, ice melt manufacturers say there is still plenty of demand for product

CLEANING OPERATIONNS: WINTER CARE - hs - September 2006
Ice Melt Do's and Don'ts
Manufacturers outline the five most common mistakes end-users make and give advice on how to do it right

ICE MELT - sm - July 2006
Ice Melt: A Scientific Primer On Deicers
Choosing the most effective deicer is dependent upon finding the right formula. The chemicals — and the customers’ needs — must be accounted for

NEWSWORTHY - sm - January 2006
Ice Melt Shortage Possible


OPERATIONSLOG - cp - September 2005
Winter Cleaning: When Snow And Ice Attack, Fight Back On Multiple Fronts


OPERATIONS LOG - cp - November 2004
Carpet Care: Snow And Salt Aren't Welcome Indoors
Carpet Care

ICE MELT - sm - July 2004
Ice Melt Options Based On Weather Forecast
As sophisticated as weather-predicting tools are, they still can’t read Mother Nature’s mind