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Bulk Salt

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by bobcatboy06, Jul 10, 2007.

  1. bobcatboy06

    bobcatboy06 Member
    from PA
    Messages: 36

    I was wondering how much one ton or bulk salt would cover on average for good results.
  2. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    There are many variables to consider.
    Temperature, sun or shade, how much snow are you trying to melt, volume of traffic and how fast you need it to work.

    For bidding an average for the above I would use 1,000 lbs/acre.