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Road salt now flavors tap water in NJ, but don’t worry

Does the tap water in your house taste a bit salty? If the answer is yes, you're not alone. 

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Road salt can corrode cars if left untreated

Winter may slowly be retreating, but there's one threat that still looms.

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Will NJDOT run out of road salt again this winter?

New Jersey Department of Transportation crews have been out and about quite a lot lately, battling Old Man Winter and spreading lots of road salt.

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Road salt prices jump as winter approaches

Remember how a lot of New Jersey towns ran out of road salt last winter because the Garden State kept getting hit by snowstorms? Road salt companies now say the higher-than-normal demand has cut supplies this year, and that is forcing prices higher.

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Drinking Water Affected by Winter Runoff [AUDIO]

Following a brutal winter in New Jersey, many residents may be noticing a salty kick to their drinking water.

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To the deer, my car was looking like a tasty, mobile salt lick! (Craig Allen photo)
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Salt, Brine Can Damage Your Car

The salt and brine spread on New Jersey's roads during the winter could be having a negative effect on your vehicle.

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A salt truck in Atlatnic County
A salt truck in Atlatnic County (Chris Coleman, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Road Salt Can Wreak Havoc on the Environment [AUDIO]

As the region continues to face harsh winter weather and the need for roads to be salted, environmentalists are becoming concerned that such high amounts of salt will start to impact our waterways, trees, plants and wildlife.

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Who Caused NJ’s Road Salt Shortage? [AUDIO]

Who's to blame for New Jersey's road salt shortage this winter? It depends on who you ask.

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A salter pre-treats roads in Wall in December. (Joe Palmer, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Barge Arrives in NJ With Coveted Road Salt

A barge carrying much-needed road salt has arrived in New Jersey as another winter storm approaches.

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Truck pre-treats road in Wall with salt. (Craig Allen photo)
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Load of Road Salt Stuck in Maine

With another winter blast expected to bring a light coating of snow to parts of the Garden State on Wednesday, a load of much-needed rock salt is still stuck on a barge in Searsport, Maine, the Asbury Park Press has reported.

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