Salt, weight per cu yd

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Alan, Aug 22, 2000.

  1. Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
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    I see where a lot of others here are buying salt by the yard. Sometime in the past I was told what a yard of salt weighs but the numbers escape me now. Does anyone have the figures of what a cubic yard of "average" salt weighs?
     
  2. BRL

    BRL PlowSite.com - Veteran
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  3. OP
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    Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
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    Thanks
     
  4. n y snow pros

    n y snow pros Senior Member
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    salt wieght

    Alan i have been told by the Salt institute that a yard of dry salt is 1960lbs.