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#556 - 05/11/01 12:13 PM effects of salt on concrete sidewalks
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what effect's does pure road salt have on concrete sidewalks? tas@goh-inc.com

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#557 - 05/21/01 03:33 PM Re: effects of salt on concrete sidewalks
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The chlorides in road salts, in conjunction with moisture, can be detrimental to both the surface of the concrete and the steel reinforcement, to the point of destroying in place concrete.
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