Green Ice Melting

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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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Is your ice melter safe around your pets?

Many unknowing pet owners go to their nearest retailer and buy their ice melter not understanding how it will affect their pets. Pets are like family, and should be protected. Many pet retailers are carrying GroundWorks Natural Icemelter, but why…
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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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