Calcium chloride is an inorganic compound, a salt with the chemical formula CaCl2. It is a white coloured crystalline solid at room temperature, and it is highly soluble in water. Calcium Chloride Anhydrous 94-97% Pellets Food Grade is a versatile chemical compound used in various applications such as food preservation, water treatment, and de-icing. It is commonly used as a firming agent in food products, as well as a desiccant to absorb moisture in packaging. In water treatment, it is used to increase the hardness of water and to remove impurities. Additionally, it is used as a de-icing agent on roads and sidewalks during winter months. This high-quality product is food grade, ensuring its safety for use in food applications.