Among different types of desiccants such as silica gel, activated carbon and molecular sieve, clay is counted in the list of effective and economical desiccant option available for a variety of applications. The clay desiccant is used for controlling the moisture and humidity as well as for removing or inhibiting the mold, mildew, corrosion and odor. The most ideal use of the clay is carried out inside the storage and shipping containers where there are more chances of moisture and humidity effects on the products being stored for a long time. It can be effectively used at the temperature up to 120ºF. For more temperature, you need to use other types of desiccants, as at high temperature the moisture can be released back into the shipping container and may harm the products.
The clay is made with gray colored small pellets. The adsorption capacity of clay is significantly smooth at low humidity level and enhances when relative humidity (RH) increases. The desiccant packets containing clay offer superior control of moisture in the sealed containers. So, if you are going to export your products through shipping or long journey, you must use clay desiccant to maintain the efficiency of your products related to any industry. They have the power to make the moisture proof invisible wall around the products packaging that protect your product from any kind of damaging effects of moisture.
This clay is available in different types of packaging such as packets, bags or pouches made with Tyvekpaper, cotton cloth, polyester cloth and non-woven bags. It can be regenerated easily and also does not swell as the result of adsorbing water vapor or moisture or humidity.
Applications of Clay Desiccant:
This desiccant is widely used for a number of applications and industries that includes:
- Electronic components
- Military equipment
- Food packaging
Sorbead India provides range of adsorption solution to remove or control the moisture effects on the long term storage products. We manufacture and supply quality clay desiccant all around the world to be used as a protective agent in a number of applications. We put the main focus on exceeding the expectations of the clients by delivering the desiccant to meet their all demanding needs.