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Salt Sustainability on the UW-Madison Campus

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
6-7:30 p.m.
Lake Mendota Room, Dejope Residence Hall
640 Elm Drive, Madison, WI (map)

This free presentation will expand the conversation surrounding salt use and its effect on Madison-area water resources. The 2020 Nelson Institute Water Resources Management Cohort will present ļ¬ndings from their study on the UW-Madison campus policies and practices of salt use.

Opportunities for sustainable salt use on campus will be shared along with recommendations aimed at university-wide salt reduction. A question and answer session will follow the lecture.

Refreshments will be provided.

For comments, questions, or interest in collaborating please contact the 2020 WRM Cohort at


Draft Opportunities and Recommendations to Reduce UW-Madison's Salt Use (pdf)

Winter Salting Guide for Maintenance Professionals

Winter Salting Guide

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