Calcium Carbide is mainly used in the manufacturing of steel. Calcium carbide helps in desulfurization of any kind of iron and acts as an important fuel in the process of steelmaking. This procedure can extend to any amount of scrap formulized into liquid iron. Calcium carbide also acts as a powerful deoxidizer during the process of ladle treatment. Another main function of Calcium Carbide is that during the reaction of calcium carbide with water, it causes to produce acetylene and calcium hydroxide.