In the litigious society we live in, it is easy to understand why businesses tend to go overboard when it comes to applying ice melt products to walkways and parking lots when the temperatures dip below freezing.  However, applying excessive amounts of ice melt does not necessarily make the ice melt more effective and can cause more headaches in the process.

Check out this 30 second video that highlights a few of the best arguments against “over-salting” including the biggest concern to the janitorial industry: increased difficulty in the cleaning of floors and potential long term damage to them.