Just when we were getting used to the idea of using beet juice for “salting” roads, someone has reached into the fridge and pulled out another food item as an alternative deicing chemical – CHEESE! Crews in Washington have determined that the salt water left over as a byproduct of the cheese production process can be sprayed on roads to get rid of ice.
Hard to believe? Click and read this incredible news for yourself at komonews.com:
DOT to salt roads with hint of cheese, molasses