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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: De-Icing With Liquid Brine

Written by Heidi Schwartz. Posted in Ask The Expert, Environment, Exteriors, FacilityBlog, Featured Post, Question Of The Week, Topics

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Published on January 06, 2014 with 1 Comment

Posted by Heidi Schwartz

This week’s question comes from the Facilities Management Group on LinkedIn.

Municipalities have used liquid brine for de-icing for years. Does anyone use liquid brine on commercial properties? What has been your experience? Does it make economic and environmental sense?


Edward Ehlers, CFM, FMP
Account Manager
Jones Lang LaSalle
Washington, DC

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About Heidi Schwartz

Heidi Schwartz

Schwartz joined Group C Media in April 1989 as managing editor of Today's Facility Manager (TFM) magazine (formerly Business Interiors) where she was subsequently promoted to editor/co-publisher of the monthly trade magazine for facility management professionals. In September 2012, she took over the newly created position of internet director for TFM's parent company, Group C Media, where she is charged with developing content and creating online strategies for TFM and its sister publication, Business Facilities. Schwartz can be reached at

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  1. I did not know this could be used. I have no experience with this but would like to know more. -Kevin

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