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Company donates 18,000 pounds of salt to city

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With winter winding down, the city’s snow removal effort has gotten some help from an unexpected quarter. The City Council has voted to accept a donation of 18,000 pounds of salt from Lonza Biologics Inc. at Pease Tradeport. The salt was part of a shipment that did not meet the company’s requirements. The small-grain salt will probably be used to make brine, which is used to treat roads prior to snowstorms.

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