Winter Salts

​​Winter salts (mostly sodium chloride) are used to treat for ice and snow to keep our citizens safe and our roads clear for business. But what hap​pens when the ice and snow melt?​ Using the proper amount of salt is important in keeping our waterways fresh. Scroll through below to learn more about the impacts that road salt has on public health, infrastructure, and the environment.​ Maryland's five key strategies for reducing road salt are shown below the storymap.

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The Maryland General Assembly’s Office of Legislative Audits operates a toll-free fraud hotline to receive allegations of fraud and/or abuse of State government resources. Information reported to the hotline in the past has helped to eliminate certain fraudulent activities and protect State resources.

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