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Dry Ice

 

 

Dry Ice

Dry Ice is frozen carbon dioxide, which is an extremely cold solid. It can cause severe frostbite. Dry Ice vaporizes at normal temperatures without forming a liquid. This vapor can cause rapid suffocation. Dry Ice vapor can increase respiration and heart rate. It can also cause nervous system damage, dizziness and drowsiness. Odor: None to slightly pungent.

Chemical Formula CO2
Minimum Purity 99.5%
Sublimation Point -109.3 °F (-78.5 °C)
MSDS P-4575-C
CAS Number 124-38-9
UN Number 1845
US DOT Name Carbon Dioxide, solid (dry ice)
US DOT Label None
US DOT Class 9

 

Shapes and Sizes
Nuggets 3/8”, 1/2” or 3/4” in diameter by 1/4” to 1-1/2” long
Rice pellets 2.9 mm
Blocks 5 lb, 10 lb, 25 lb and 50 lb / or customer cut

*1 lb = 8.76 cubic feet