Category Archives: silica gel

August 2, 2016


Different types of Silica gel Packets
 

All of us are familiar with Silica Gel packets. These are packets containing silica gel in bead or granular forms, which are placed alongside packed products to make sure that they are not affected by the fluctuating moisture levels in the closed spaces. Silica gel is the most popular form of desiccant and is easily available in the market.

 
Most people are of the view that Silica Gels are only in white colour. That, however, is not true as silica gel packets of different colours are nowadays being introduced in the market. The most commonly found types of Silica Gel packets include blue, orange, green (indicating) and white (non-indicating). The main characteristic of the indicating silica gel packet is that when saturated with moisture, it changes colour. In the case of the non-indicating Silica Gel, as the name suggests, it does not change colour but remains white. Continue reading

August 4, 2014


Desiccant PacketsThe utility of desiccant packets is manifold. This substance has the ability to absorb moisture, humidity and other similar substances present in the nature. This is the reason; these packets are widely used for packaging different types of stuffs that have the tendency to get spoiled when come into contact with humidity and moisture. More so, these desiccant packets can also absorb gas, moisture vapor and odor as well. You know them in the name of silica gel packets.

 
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