Frequently asked questions
About Mineral Well Brine
When does WCS De-Ice Masters pre-treated salt become effective?
Immediately. You can spray the salt or sand at the time of loading or apply at the tailgate or spinner.
Does WCS De-Ice Master cause more corrosion than rock salt?
No, studies have shown that liquid calcium chloride causes less corrosion than rock salt.
Can WCS De-Ice Master be blended with agricultural byproducts like beet juice or Geomelt or other inhibitor products?
Yes. WCS De-Ice Master is an excellent and effective product that easily blends with other products and does not diminish their performance, making them even more environmentally safe.
At what temperature do various ice and snow melting agents lose effectiveness?
WCS De-Ice Master has the widest effectiveness range, from below freezing to -25°F.
Why is Liquid Calcium Chloride effective?
Reacts with snow and ice upon application with faster melting than rock salt, potassium chloride or magnesium chloride
Many government agencies and commercial snow and ice removal professionals have endorsed its use as an effective pre-wetting, anti-icing and de-icing agent
Many rock salt blends are ineffective at temperatures below 20° F. Liquid Calcium Chloride melts ice and snow in temperatures as low as -25° F.