Airgas® Dry Ice – Commercial Applications

Airgas Dry Ice is the largest manufacturer and distributor of dry ice in the United States. With 15 production facilities and 50 distribution branches, coupled with a network of over 4,500 retail locations, Airgas Dry Ice delivers product convenience for our customers. Airgas Dry Ice owns the largest dry ice plant in the world. We have strategically placed our facilities for uninterrupted supply and service. Fortune 500 Companies, as well as the finest independents across the nation, choose Airgas Dry Ice as their supplier. So should you.

Airgas Dry Ice uses patented, high-density pellet machines and hydraulic block presses to produce dry ice for food, beverage, industrial, shipping and cleaning applications. Dry ice blasting is an environmentally friendly cleaning technology, taking hold as companies are discovering the benefits of eliminating chemicals, reducing labor and simplifying operation. Customers are embracing this cleaning alternative because of the many benefits it affords.

Dry Ice is formed by compressing Liquid CO2 snow.  Dry Ice is approximately –109°F and is used primarily for refrigeration, providing approximately 245 BTU’s per lb. Dry ice is a natural medium that serves many industries and applications. The properties of dry ice make it a perfect tool for freezing, stabilizing, preparing and shipping items in temperatures as low as -109°F. Companies prefer to use dry ice because of its cooling factor and lack of water or residue.

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Penguin Brand™ Dry Ice Frightfully Cool Halloween Contest

ENTER THE DRY ICE HALLOWEEN PHOTO CONTEST FOR A CHANCE TO WIN $500! CLICK TO ENTER NOW Think you’ve got the scariest yard on the block? Spicing up your party with a creepy cauldron? If you’re using dry ice this Halloween, enter a photo or video of your creation in the Penguin Brand™ Dry Ice Halloween contest! Upload…

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What Can I Clean With Dry Ice?

Automotive Dry ice cleaning has helped Automotive companies cut their mold-buildup cleaning costs. Dry ice cleaning’s non-abrasive process easily removes excess grease, sludge, sealant and weld slag from equipment. Download the Automotive Industry Overview for more information on Automotive applications of dry ice cleaning. Electrical Dry ice cleaning has met the Electrical Industry’s challenge of…

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Dry Ice Blasting

What is Dry Ice Blasting? Dry ice blasting is an environmentally safe way to clean with dry ice.  Dry ice blasting is similar to sand blasting, plastic bead blasting or soda blasting, where a medium is accelerated in a pressurized air stream to impact a surface to be cleaned or prepared. Dry ice blasting has…

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Airgas® Cold Shipping Products

With ever-increasing demand and shorter lead times, the makers of quality perishable goods face a constant shipping challenge: how to ensure their products arrive well protected and temperature controlled. Airgas Dry Ice custom packaging specialists provide a reliable, cost-efficient solution. By combining the appropriate refrigerant with a custom designed container, Airgas specialists can provide product…

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