Plant-based 'road salt' good for highways but not for insects

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Beet juice deicer, a natural alternative to road salt that is considered to be an eco-friendlier winter road management solution, may not be ecologically friendly to nearby aquatic species. The findings are the first to explore the physiological effects of beet juice deicer in freshwater animals.

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