Ice on the road--what's the solution?

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Ice on the road--what's the solution?

Post  pinhedz on Sat Dec 28, 2013 7:59 am

The traditional remedy is salt.
Right now there is a layer of salt all over my car.  

I know there's another way.

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Post  pinhedz on Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:02 am

The latest thing is beet juiceShocked 


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Post  pinhedz on Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:04 am

Here's the blurb:

"Beet juice is becoming a very popular snow and ice fighting tool. It is organic, reduces corrosion, melts to very low temperatures and reduces the amount of material needed for application."

"A concoction of beet juice and salt that is kinder to concrete and metal is getting mostly favorable reviews from a growing number of states and cities looking for more effective ways to treat ice- and snow-covered roads."

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Post  pinhedz on Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:05 am

I wonder what my car will look like coated with beet juice.  

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Post  felix on Sun Jan 05, 2014 6:49 am

Is this red beet, sugar beet, some other beet? So long as it's not coated with Beetlejuice, you should be alright.






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Post  pinhedz on Sun Jan 05, 2014 3:20 pm

^
There's a whole bunch of those stranded in O'Hare Airport. Razz 

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