N.D. Looking To Clean Up Waste Land In OilfieldsA half-century after it held saltwater and other oil-drilling waste, an abandoned pit near the Little Missouri River in western North Dakota was dug out and filled with fresh soil this week with hopes that the site will someday be capable of producing vegetation again.
How To Protect Your Vehicle From Brine, Road Salt DamageMaybe you wait in line for a car wash simply so your car or truck looks better. But auto mechanics say during the winter months, it's actually a necessity. "We go through times like recently where we have small snow and they're throwing lots of salt out," mechanic Paul Hagen said.
Cheese By-Product Keeps Wis. County Roads Clear Of IceMelting ice and snow off the roads has created an unlikely partnership in one Wisconsin County. A local cheese plant is teaming up with the Polk County highway department to produce a brine they say works like a charm.