Dry Ice Blasting: How does your current cleaning process compare?

Dry ice blasting is the superior alternative to Media Blasting, Solvents, Water, Steam, Hand Cleaning, Chemicals and Abrasives

If you are experiencing prolonged downtime, high costs for secondary waste disposal or costly wear and tear on equipment it’s time to evaluate your cleaning process and measure it against the Cold Jet dry ice blasting process.

Cold Jet dry ice blasting is an environmentally-, employee- and equipment-friendly alternative to most conventional surface preparation and cleaning methods. Compare your current cleaning process to the dry ice blast cleaning process and see how Cold Jet can add value to your business through improved productivity, reduced waste and lower costs.

Cleaning MethodSecondary WasteElectrically ConductiveAbrasiveToxicEffectiveness
Dry IceNoNoNoNoExcellent
Sand BlastingYesNoYes*Good
Soda BlastingYesNoYes*Good
Water BlastingYesYesNo*OK
Solvents/ChemicalsYesN/ANoYesLimited
Power ToolsNoN/AYesN/ALimited
Hand ToolsNoN/AYesN/ALimited

* Upon contact, traditional blasting materials become contaminated when used to clean hazardous substances and objects. These blasting materials are also then classified as toxic waste and require appropriate safe disposal.

Frequently asked questions about Dry Ice, Dry Ice Production and Dry Ice Blasting.