Should you use rock salt before or after an ice storm?

Answer On One Hand: Before the StormYou can lay down rock salt if you are expecting snow or ice before it actually comes. The rock salt's contact with the ground will make it warmer, and it will melt the ... Read More »

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Does iodized salt melt ice faster than rock salt?

Iodized salt has no advantage over rock salt in melting ice and is usually available only in fine, granular form. Iodized salts are added as a dietary supplement to table salt to provide iodine, a ... Read More »

Which is purer: rock salt or table salt?

Rock salt is the common name for the mineral halite, which comes from large, natural salt deposits. Table salt is rock salt that has been processed and refined for human consumption, making it pure... Read More »

Are rock salt&kosher salt the same thing?

Rock salt is the raw foundation for salt that is made for consumption. Kosher salt is refined from rock salt, much like table salt, but instead of being granular, kosher salt is flaky and thin, mak... Read More »