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Peel Region taking measures to keep lid on road salt use to protect drinking water

Residents urged to follow suit

January 3, 2023  By Ground Water Canada

Mississauga – Now that winter has arrived in earnest, Peel Region is being mindful about the amount of salt it is applying to roads and sidewalks, and is encouraging local residents to follow suit. Salt is easily washed away from snow and ice melt, ending up in rivers and lakes and potentially harming drinking water. report | READ MORE

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