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1 yard of dry salt weights?

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by cmo18, Sep 24, 2012.

  1. cmo18

    cmo18 Senior Member
    Messages: 815

    Just as the title says, how much does 1 yard of salt weight?
  2. BossPlow2010

    BossPlow2010 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,069

    Idk 1600 lbs ish.
    A ton of salt weighs 2000 lbs :D
  3. Superior L & L

    Superior L & L PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,041

    About 2150# per yd. although it all will vary based on moisture content
  4. goel

    goel PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,079

    ton 2000 lbs
    tonne 2200 lbs (metric tonne)
    yard 1400 lbs to 1600 lbs (average white but depends on mosture content)