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Winter Maintenance Best Practices
Water quality impairments in lakes and streams are on the rise. There are ways for homeowners and private/public sector deicing contractors to reduce chloride use on sidewalks, parking lots and roads.  

Deicing Preferred Providers List

These providers passed an optional test at deicing training workshops and join the rising ranks of plow drivers and salt applicators that are using best management practices to keep our roads safe while reducing winter maintenance costs and pollution to our environment. 
2014 Preferred Providers list

Manuals, References

Winter maintenance practices and the environment

How To's Videos for Snow Plow Operators and Homeowners

Sander/salt spreader calibration - Paul Brown, MassDOT Operations

Residential options for winter weather

Green deicing options for winter roads   


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