Main use of Desiccants is their ability to absorb moisture, thus slowing down the processes responsible for food spoilage, mold developing, bad odors, rust in metal parts etc. When moisture sticks on to any surface, it gets converted in water which triggers a chemical reaction that damages the materials.
Silica gels are silicon atoms joined with two oxygen atoms. After processing in Silica Gel Desiccant Beads, they contain millions of pores that absorb moisture. Silica gel desiccant beads can be vital to keeping up the uprightness of your profitable items, for example, paper products, edible items, and leather. Silica Gel Desiccant Packets are an affordable and efficient way to guarantee a longer life for products.
Silica gel packets of various colors are these days being presented in the market. The most regularly discovered sorts of Silica Gel parcels incorporate blue, orange, green (indicating) and white (non-indicating). The reason for the indicating silica gel is that, when it gets saturated with moisture, it changes its color. On account of the non-indicating Silica Gel, as the name recommends, it doesn’t change color and stays white. Silica gel packets are ideal to reuse throughout your home and work place, in places where you might be worried about excess moisture.
Add silica packets to photos to keep them safe and free from moisture.
Add silica gel packets to each container in your basement, garage, or storage unit to absorb excess moisture.
Laundry storage compartment, Shoe rack.
Computer cabinet, electronics & wire storage area.
Keep some in your medicine or vitamin cabinet.
Place inside closets.
In desk drawers to preserve files and contents.
In garbage cans, tool boxes, file cabinets.
Once used, Silica gel packets can be reused again and again. You just need to heat them in oven at 200 deg C and wait till color of beads change back to original color.