Magic Salt® is a highly efficient solid granular deicer effective down to -35°F, can "burn off" up to 2" of snow with no plowing and exhibits a residual effect making it last longer than ordinary deicers. Magic Salt® effectiveness allows you to use 30%- 50% less when compared to Rock Salt, is less corrosive, biodegradable and environmentally friendly. It’s safer to use on concrete and will not harm curbside grassed areas or plants when used as directed. Magic Salt® starts out as ordinary rock salt, which is then treated with a liquid, agricultural by-product of the distilling process blended with magnesium chloride. This patented liquid is trademarked as Magic-0™ (Magic Minus Zero) and dramatically transforms rock salt into a new de-icing material.
Saves Time, Labor & Money
Magic Salt® covers more area with less product and less downtime to return to the salt pile and reload. Cost of sand, mixing and cleanup are eliminated. Reduces wear and tear, rust, improves efficiency and equipment lasts longer.
Prevents Ice Formation to -35°F
Untreated rock salt is effective only to +18°F. Magic Salt® is effective to -35°F. This is a net gain of 53° in working temperature.
Low Corrosion Value
Independent tests show Magic Salt® neutralizes the corrosive nature of rock salt and damage to steel doors, thresholds, equipment, carpets, flooring or concrete. In fact, it prevents rust!
Liquid Magic-0™ is completely biodegradable. Magic Salt® releases far less chlorides into the environment than either plain rock salt or calcium chloride and is safe around vegetation, people and equipment.
Because it works faster and lasts longer, less Magic Salt is required to displace an equal amount of ice or snow than with any other ice-melters….at any price. Because of its residual effect, snow and ice will not bond to the pavement. Black ice is virtually eliminated.
Prevents Snow & Ice from Packing Onto Surfaces
Pretreated surfaces will remain snow and ice free post event until washed away.
Organically based Magic Salt is less corrosive/irritating than traditional deicers. It safe for pets and their sensitive paws and skin.
FAQs About Magic Salt & Magic-0
What is Magic Salt®?
Magic Salt® is a patented liquid treated salt deicer available in granular form.
What is Magic-0™ Liquid?
Magic-0™ is a unique blend of magnesium chloride and an agricultural by-product derived from the distilling process, such as grains or sugar. This liquid treatment is a powerful deicer that is applied to parking lots and sidewalks before a storm event for effective pretreatment.
How is salt treated?
Magic-0™ liquid is mixed into a salt pile using a loader at a rate of 6-8 gallons per ton of dry salt.
How is salt available?
Solid granules of Magic Salt® are available in bulk for contractors, with options for 10 or 25 ton loads. They are also available in pallets of 50 or 25 lbs bags. Additionally, area retailers offer Magic Salt® in 50 or 25 lbs bags to the general public.
How is it stored?
Magic Salt® should be stored in dry bags, salt bins, or tarped. Magic-0 should be stored in food-grade plastic drums and totes.
Is it safe?
Magic Deicers are one of the safest products on the market. They are less corrosive than distilled water. Not only are they environmentally friendly, but they are also safer for pets and children compared to other deicers. Additionally, they are safe to use on concrete, green concrete, landscaping, and hardscaping. Furthermore, Magic Deicers are water soluble, making them easy to clean.
Is it expensive?
No, actually, using Magic Salt® can help you save money. It is more efficient when used in smaller amounts, which leads to cost savings on time, labor, and equipment. Moreover, it minimizes downtime, boosts productivity, prevents rust, and reduces the risk of slip and fall accidents.