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Last updated on December 13th, 2022 at 08:12 pm

make your own dry ice, homemade dry ice

It’s true that making dry ice at home will be some costly than buying directly from a dry ice store. There are plenty of dry ice store near you where you get dry ice for your need.

As many of us already know that dry ice is a solid form of carbon dioxide.

Here you can learn how to make your own dry ice. You need some stuff first to make the dry ice.

  • CO2 fire extinguisher or carbon dioxide tank.
  • Cloth bag
  • Heavy-duty gloves.
  • Duct tape (optional)

Note:- Carbon Dioxide fire extinguisher labelled as carbon dioxide if you don’t find that then assume it has something else and won’t work.

Make Dry Ice

Now watch the below video on homemade dry ice and do the same as instructed in the video to make your own dry ice.


  • Don’t eat dry ice as the dry ice is not edible. If you use dry ice to cool drink make sure not to get them in mouth
  • Dry ice freezes skin on contact. Be careful to your hand away from the mouth of the carbon dioxide fire extinguisher.