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CCPI Expands Dry Ice Operations to West Coast Including Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle

Written on July 13, 2017 at 1:15 pm, by

Since 1976, Continental Carbonic Products Inc. (CCPI) has been an industry leader in the manufacture and supply of dry ice in the eastern two-thirds of the United States. The company has met the needs of the dry ice consumer by providing high quality, fairly priced dry ice delivered on time. In June 2017, CCPI expanded  Continue Reading »

Why Air Quality is Important When Dry Ice Blasting

Written on November 18, 2014 at 11:18 am, by

The short answer is because you want to complete your project on time, with no hassle or down time. Wet air will freeze up your dosing system when it comes in contact with the -109°F dry ice, and dirty air will clog up the components of your dry ice blasting machine and could contaminate the  Continue Reading »

Continental Carbonic to Feature Dry Ice Blasting at ITEC 2014

Written on August 29, 2014 at 4:04 pm, by

Continental Carbonic will feature dry ice blasting products at the International Tire Exhibition & Conference (ITEC) in Akron, OH, booth #424 this September 9 – 11, 2014. ITEC is one of two tire industry tradeshows held every two years. The aftermarket tire dealer and auto service ITEC tradeshow is held in Orlando, FL this year,  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice Blasting For Shutdowns – FAQs

Written on August 21, 2014 at 1:49 pm, by

As the Labor Day holiday quickly approaches, many facilities across the country are preparing for shutdowns. Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions we get as companies schedule their planned maintenance using dry ice blasting. How much blasting dry ice should I order for a weekend shutdown? The blasting dry ice rate  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice Blasting & Tire Manufacturers: Past and Present

Written on August 15, 2014 at 2:04 pm, by

Tire manufacturing and dry ice blasting have a history that goes back to the 1980’s, when tire manufacturers became one of the early adopters of dry ice blasting technology. Looking for a cleaning alternative for their production equipment, they found a solution in dry ice blasting. Not only was it a non-abrasive cleaning method that  Continue Reading »

Dry Ice Blasting Demonstrations

Written on July 25, 2014 at 3:52 pm, by

What Do You Need to Set Up Your Demo to be a Success?  The day of your dry ice blasting demo is here, our sales manager starts setting up, and something necessary is missing. This causes delays at best, and the results of the dry ice blasting demo to suffer at worst. This is the  Continue Reading »

Aftercooler Dryer Checks: Extend Life, Increase Performance

Written on July 9, 2014 at 3:16 pm, by

This week we thought we would provide you with a reference of four daily and weekly checks you should routinely perform on your aftercooler dryer  to increase its life and performance, regardless of its make or model. Whether you are a novice or an experienced dry ice blaster, familiar with or unaccustomed to the use  Continue Reading »

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) : Imperative to Dry Ice Blasting Safety

Written on June 18, 2014 at 9:00 am, by

When dry ice blasting, it is imperative to put the safety of yourself and your co-workers at the forefront of your priorities. The first step toward ensuring you are operating safely is to make sure you have the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) before you begin dry ice blasting. By doing so, you save time  Continue Reading »

Continental Carbonic to Feature Dry Ice Blasting at IFT ’14 Show

Written on June 10, 2014 at 9:16 am, by

Continental Carbonic will feature dry ice blasting products at the Institute of Food Technology (IFT) Show in New Orleans this June 22-24, 2014. Continental Carbonic has implemented dry ice blasting in several top food processing facilities as an alternative cleaning method that prevents moisture from being used in production areas. Cleaning with dry ice blasting  Continue Reading »

Technique Matters When Dry Ice Blasting

Written on June 6, 2014 at 4:38 pm, by

Using the proper technique while dry ice blasting is important for getting the optimum results. When the proper technique is employed, you save time, avoid repetitious cleaning, and clean more effectively. It is important to remember while dry ice blast cleaning can vastly improve the time it takes to clean and the results you get  Continue Reading »