Silica gel is solid and inert sorbent for water & moisture absorption process.We are deployedd for a variety of unexpected practical uses of silica gel packets. Silica gel is considered to be desiccant that can absorb moisture from things to keep them moisture free and dry. I have utilized them for numerous purposes and I share a few uses with you. I am a mechanic and have a lot of tools that could be easily affected with moisture, especially when I leave them outside.
Recently, I came to know that placing one or two silica gel packets in the drawer and tool box, I can keep them dry and protect my tools from getting oxidized. I love travelling and fly to various places frequently. In order to prevent moisture in foul-smelling of my attires, I place silica gel packet in my travel bag. It works really well.
Application of Silica Gel Packets:
The silica gel packets are non toxic, non-flammable, DMF free and prevent mold & moisture damaging effects. Indicating and non indicating silica gel is packed in small packs to offer effectual moisture controlling ability. These packets are placed along with the packed goods and products in order to protect them from the harmful effects of humidity, moisture, mold, mildew and odor. The packets are available in different sizes, substrates and configuration. It also provides the suppliers with the ability of delivering products and goods that could easily get damaged or spoilt during transportation in a better condition. However, it is extremely crucial to use the right size of silica gel packets to ensure effective result.
- The silica gel desiccant packets include ingredients which play a vital role in eliminating moisture from the surrounding environment.
- It also provides ultimate solutions for various problems that reduce the quality of the products packed in a box, container or bottle.
- They have the ability of preventing rush and corrosion in the sealed container. They are also capable of absorbing hydrocarbons and other harsh chemicals and so they are utilized in numerous industrial and commercial applications.
Applications of Silica Gel Packets for Packaging:
Shipping Industry: Silica gel packets are widely used in shipping industry where the cargo travels in closed compartments for an extensive number of days. These packets help in maintaining the appropriate humidity level for keeping the contents of the cargo safe and protected.
Food and Beverage Industry: This is the most critical application of silica gel packets. They helps in keeping the atmosphere dry and help in keeping the food fresher for a long-span of time.
Storage: There will be some items that have to be stored for a longer time. With such products, there is a risk of moisture affecting them. In that case, you can use silica gel packets to protect them from moisture and keep them fry for longer time.