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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sodium_chloride

Sodium chloride /ˌsoʊdiəm ˈklɔːraɪd/, also known as salt or halite, is an ionic compound ... Common salt; halite; rock salt; saline; sodium chloride; table salt; regular salt; sea salt ..... Solid sodium chloride has a melting point of 801 °C. Thermal conductivity of sodium chloride as a function of temperature has a maximum ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halite

Halite commonly known as rock salt, is a type of salt, the mineral (natural) form of sodium ... Because brine (a solution of water and salt) has a lower freezing point than pure water, putting salt or saltwater on ice that is near 0 °C (32 °F) will cause it to melt. (This effect is called freezing-point depression.) It is common for ...

www.thoughtco.com/melting-snow-and-ice-with-salt-602184

Feb 15, 2017 ... ... ever wondered why? Here's how salt melts ice and snow. ... In both cases, the salt works by lowering the melting or freezing point of water. The effect is termed ... Sodium chloride (rock salt, halite), NaCl, -9°C (15°F), Keeps ...

www.oxycalciumchloride.com/sidewalk-ice-melting/effective-ice-melting/how-to-melt-ice-effectively/choosing-the-right-deicer

If solid deicer is thrown on ice that has little water on its surface, melting can be slow ... With a lowest effective temperature of +20°F (-7°C), rock salt is a relatively  ...

www.cleanlink.com/sm/article/Ice-Melt-Melting-Points--12261

Aug 16, 2010 ... Although calcium chloride has the lowest melting temperature of minus ... Rock salt, they know they can use out on parking lots and ice melt for ...

sciencing.com/dissolve-rock-salt-8193417.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... Rock salt in its dissolved form is most abundantly found in ocean water. ... If the rock salt reaches a point where it can no longer dissolve, then ...

hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/Geophys/meltrock.html

Igneous rocks form through the crystallization of magma. ... cooled to about 600° C. Often the silicates are grouped as high, medium and low-melting point solids.

sciencing.com/rock-salt-make-ice-colder-5207350.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... As long as these two rates--the freezing and melting rates--stay the ... Adding rock salt to a slurry of ice and water lowers the temperature at ...

www.peterschemical.com/calcium-chloride-vs-rock-salt-which-do-you-use

Calcium chloride melts up to eight times as much ice as does salt alone ... Low eutectic point: calcium chloride melts at much lower temperatures than salt.