Safer Southern California Roads with Anti-Icing and Deicing
Southern California anti-icing, deicing, and ice melting procedures impact both local communities and travelers. It’s not all sunshine and beaches! The San Bernardino National Forest is just a short drive East of Los Angeles. Keeping icy winter roads in Southern California safe for travelers is a top priority for city, county, tribal and state DOT’s. California highways like 18, 38, 138, 173 and 330 are all in areas that have to worry more about snow than sand. How is your public works or roads and streets department ensuring that travel is as safe as possible?
The California state highways, county roads and city streets become treacherous every winter in this area. Whether the plan is to minimize the buildup of snow and ice BEFORE it happens, enhance the capabilities of salt or sand, or prevent bridges from icing up – Desert Mountain Corporation has the solution for your needs. Our laboratory tested and field proven granular and liquid solutions for Southern California anti-icing and deicing solutions include:
Ice Slicer is an environmentally friendly, low-corrosive granular de-icing product used to break the bond of snow and ice from roadways, walkways, driveways, and parking lots. The unique blend of Ice Slicer’s natural chlorides melts snow and ice effectively to 0° F, resulting in safer roads at lower temperatures. Ice Slicer’s road deicer has a distinctive natural dark red color is free of dyes and full of 60+ natural minerals. Its distinctive red coloring clearly marks the road, letting the public know a road has been treated. Available for purchase in both bagged – 1 ton super sacks – and in bulk truckload quantities – call Klif Rader at 480-588-6327 for more information.
MeltDown Apex is a liquid deicer that delivers a 12°F improvement in freeze point over any other liquid deicer. It is an enhanced version of mag brine that works at lower temperatures and makes it easier for road departments to battle the snow and ice buildup on the roads.
Treating large or small stockpiles with SOS will increase the performance of salt or gravel applications. Road departments can save money as it reduces leeching, and requires a smaller amount of sand or salt due to less bounce and scatter.
A salt brine additive, AMP will intensify the effect of the mixture. Lab and road tests have seen results with temperatures as low as 10°F. With its built in corrosion inhibitor, it can be mixed in to meet PNX standards with outstanding results.
Desert Mountain Corporation offers a complete line of ice melting products and ice control products. They are available in both granular and liquid forms for Southern California anti-icing of busy and often dangerous roads. Every area is different with its own challenges. Our expert team will guide you in determining the best products and application rates for anti-icing and de-icing solutions.
Call Klif Rader at 480-588-6327 or contact him via email.
How important is winter time travel safety to you? Don’t be left out in the cold.