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Category Archives: Dry Ice

Science Fair Project: Dry Ice Bubble Experiment

Written on April 20, 2015 at 2:37 pm, by

In the spring many schools around the country are conducting science fairs to help children learn time management skills and see practical applications to relevant questions. From building water rockets to balloons that won’t pop or finding out how much sugar is in a can of soda, science fairs offer a great learning experience for  Continue Reading »

40th Dry Ice Distribution Branch Opened in Allentown, PA

Written on April 13, 2015 at 3:32 pm, by

Continental Carbonic Products, Inc. announces the opening of a full service branch warehouse in the Allentown, PA area. The branch is the 40th distribution facility for Continental Carbonic and further expands the company’s footprint on the east coast. The Allentown location will be the third branch located in Pennsylvania allowing us to better serve commercial  Continue Reading »

Giving Thanks, from Continental Carbonic

Written on November 25, 2014 at 2:30 pm, by

This Thanksgiving, we wanted to take a moment to say Thank You! Thank You to our Employees We are thankful for all of our dedicated employees who work tirelessly and safely to make sure we can sell, produce and distribute dry ice, liquid CO2 and dry ice blasting equipment to our customers.  We are also  Continue Reading »

Witches’ Brew: A Fresh Spin on an Old Favorite

Written on October 29, 2014 at 2:47 pm, by

One of our most popular questions around Halloween is how to make Witches’ Brew and how to get it to “steam.” Last year we posted a blog “Witches Brew Halloween Dry Ice Punch” with a recipe and directions on how to make it for your Halloween parties. This year we wanted to revisit this topic to  Continue Reading »

Finding Dry Ice this Halloween

Written on October 23, 2014 at 4:25 pm, by

Finding dry ice this Halloween is easy as pie! Just go to our Dry Ice Locator  enter your city and state or your zip code, press locate, and the closest Continental Carbonic location to you will generate. It will provide you with the addresses and phone numbers for the 5 nearest Continental Carbonic’s 40 distribution locations  Continue Reading »

Handling Dry Ice Safely This Halloween

Written on October 14, 2014 at 2:10 pm, by

Whether you’re using dry ice to make your cauldrons filled with witches’ brew look like they’re steaming as they cook over an enchanted fire or to create an eerie, foggy atmosphere in a haunted house , it is important to handle dry ice safely and with care. Dry ice is extremely cold (-109º F) and can cause  Continue Reading »

How to Make Dry Ice Fog for Your Haunted House

Written on October 3, 2014 at 9:56 am, by

Dry ice fog is a key element in creating just the right creepy atmosphere for your haunted house. Whether you have a graveyard filled with fog, a mad scientist cooking up his latest concoction, or just want to add an eerie feel to a dimly lit room filled with surprises lurking around every corner, dry  Continue Reading »

Is CO2 Heavier than Air?

Written on September 26, 2014 at 2:23 pm, by

It’s that time of year again! Kids are back to school and ready for a new year of learning! With this in mind, we wanted to offer teachers, parents, and students a fun, educational experiment using dry ice that can be done in the classroom or at home. This experiment will show how carbon dioxide  Continue Reading »

National Driver Appreciation Week!

Written on September 19, 2014 at 2:06 pm, by

This week is National Driver Appreciation Week, so we thought it only fitting to dedicate this week’s blog post to our drivers. Given that our company slogan is “Delivering Excellence in Dry Ice” it goes without saying that the ones doing that delivering are a key element in keeping Continental Carbonic running like clockwork! We  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice For Shipping College Care Packages

Written on September 5, 2014 at 8:35 am, by

As our summer interns left us to head back to college, we remembered that one of the toughest parts of being away from home is not only missing family and friends but also the food! How many of us have gone away to college and had those cravings for tastes of home? Whether it was  Continue Reading »