Green Ice Melting

Environment

You can taste it’: Road salt making Greater Toronto Area rivers, streams as salty as seawater.

XYNYTH Icemelter is the alternative to salt damaging ecosystem, wildlife, ground water sources

An article in CBC News recently stated that Road salt is making Greater Toronto Area (GTA) rivers, streams as salty as seawater. Scientists in GTA have released a stern warning in regards to the high chloride level in GTA waterways…
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Icemelter and new concrete (12 months old!)

XYNYTH Icemelters - Safe on Concrete

We came across an article from XYNYTH’s  Icemelt Resource Centre, about Icemelter and new concrete. A question we frequently get is “if Icemelter is safe to apply on new concrete?” The answer is no, as newly poured concrete needs time…
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PET FRIENDLY ICEMELTER THAT IS UREA FREE!

GroundWorks Icemelter is UREA FREE

Urea based ice melts are generally the ones labeled as safe for use around pets. However, with a practical working temperature of around -3.9°C / 25°F, urea is not a very effective ice melting product. Whereas an icemleter such as GroundWorks…
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SNOW MAGAZINE HEADLINE

Snow Magazine Headline - XYNYTH.COM

Recently, The Snow Removal Service Liability Limitation Act was signed into law in Illinois. What does this mean? The Snow Magazine (http://www.snowmagazineonline.com/article/illinois-legislative-alert-asca/) says that “This law now makes indemnification agreements and hold-harmless language passing liability from the property owner or…
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Finally a Spray De-icer that is Green ?

Green Spray Deicer

XYNYTH Manufacturing recently launched a new spray de-icer, for the consumer, called Arctic CLEAR Window & Mirror De-icer™.  If you are one of those people that has to get up early in the morning to go to work and don’t…
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TOXIC ROCK SALT DAMAGES TREES & PLANTS

While de-icing salts are said to be essential to keep safe mobility for travel routes (e.g. roads, parking lots, sidewalks) their extensive use can become very harmful to wood species and landscapes near or around road sides where most often…
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