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Do substances other than salt melt ice?
- Tyrel (age 10)
Sandalwood Elementary, Baltimore,MD (USA)
Sure, anything which dissolves in water will melt ice if the ice is
almost warm enough to melt otherwise. Sugar would work, for example. We
have a lot of answers on this question, which you should be able to
find by searching under 'ice melting'.
(republished on 07/25/06)
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