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Where to Find Dry Ice This Halloween Season- Continental Carbonic Dry Ice Locator

Written on October 27, 2017 at 5:48 pm, by

Halloween just isn’t complete without “spooky” dry ice effects. Continental Carbonic wants to make it easy for you to find the dry ice you need for all of your Halloween festivities using our dry ice locator. This dry ice locator makes finding the dry ice you need quick and easy. All you need is your  Continue Reading »

Fun With Halloween Fog

Written on October 12, 2017 at 4:42 pm, by

Halloween and “spooky” fog go hand in hand. Whether you are using it in your jack o’ lantern, haunted house or graveyard, dry ice fog is the perfect touch to any Halloween decoration. Creating the fog effect is simple and fun! What you will need: • Dry ice – located here • Tongs or gloves  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice for a Power Outage

Written on January 22, 2016 at 1:05 pm, by

As we weather the storm in the south and it heads for the east coast, it is a good time to revisit how to keep food safe in the event of a power outage. Being prepared is important not only for comfort, but also in keeping the food already in the home safe for consumption.  Continue Reading »

Teaching Kids to be Safe using Dry Ice at Halloween

Written on October 28, 2015 at 1:30 am, by

Around Halloween we spend a lot of time talking about safety; trick-or-treating, checking Halloween candy, and even stranger danger. However, Halloween is also a very good time to speak to your children about things used to make some of those ‘cool’ Halloween special effects such as dry ice. Dry ice is extremely cold at -109o  Continue Reading »

Where can I find dry ice at Halloween?

Written on October 26, 2015 at 9:38 am, by

Our dry ice locator makes finding dry ice easy! Click here for the dry ice locator, then using either your city and state or zip code, press “Locate” and the closest Continental Carbonic location nearest you will come up. Click here for a map of our 40 locations across the eastern two-thirds of the United  Continue Reading »

Halloween FAQ’s

Written on October 9, 2015 at 3:24 pm, by

Can anyone walk in to Continental Carbonic locations to purchase dry ice? Sure! Anyone over the age of 18 can walk in to any of our locations to get the dry ice they need for Halloween fun. Our locations are open daily and have special Halloween hours on Saturday, October 31st from 9 AM to  Continue Reading »

Happy National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

Written on September 15, 2015 at 7:09 am, by

As we roll into National Truck Driver Appreciation week, we spent some time with our recruiting department asking the hard questions about OTR driving positions at Continental Carbonic Products, Inc. (CCPI) What are the minimum requirements for driving at Continental Carbonic Products, Inc.? The basic qualifications include having a current CDL-A and Medical Certificate, at  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice and Hunting Season

Written on September 9, 2015 at 1:25 pm, by

Guns, bows and camo! Hunting season is right around the corner. Whether you hunt small or large game, the way you field dress, handle and store the game meat makes the difference between spoiled and fresh. Harvesting meat properly after a kill will help make it safe to cook and eat once you get it  Continue Reading »

Come see us at the Great American Truck show in August!

Written on July 28, 2015 at 4:35 pm, by

Every August truck drivers, and companies competing for their services, travel from all across the country and take over the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas for the Great American Truck Show (GATS). The Great American Truck Show is an annual trucking convention with over 500,000 feet of exhibit space and over 100 exhibiting  Continue Reading »

Cryogenic or Freeze Branding Livestock with Dry Ice

Written on June 12, 2015 at 9:14 am, by

What is freeze branding?  Freeze branding is a branding technique that changes the color of an animals’ hair by using a freezing-cold branding iron to kill the cells that produce color pigment. Freeze branding is increasing in popularity across the US.  A to Z Feeders, a family owned and operated feedlot in Iowa, took some  Continue Reading »