SNOWEX: SPREADING MATERIALS
SnowEx spreaders are designed to be able to spread a variety of ice and snow management materials. Most of all the ice melters are made from one or more of six basic ingredients. Consider the effective temperatures for each major ingredient when choosing the right product for your application.
Calcium Chloride – effective at melting ice at temperatures as low as -25 ºF.
Magnesium Chloride – effective at melting ice down to about -25 ºF.
Calcium-Magnesium Acetate (CMA) – effective at melting ice down to about 15 ºF.
Urea – can effectively to melt ice down to about 20 ºF.
Sodium Chloride (Rock Salt) – effective at melting snow and ice down to about 12 ºF.