What are Desiccants?

By Delta Adsorbents on 4/23/2019

Desiccants for Moisture Control in ProductsA desiccant is a hygroscopic material that serves to maintain a state of dryness.  It is the opposite of a humectant which serves to promote moisture retention.  Desiccants eliminate humidity from the air and create and sustain a moisture-free environment. 

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Implementing Desiccants into Your Process

By Delta Adsorbents on 4/7/2019

Silica Gel Desiccant for Moisture ControlMoisture can create an environment that promotes the growth of bacteria and mold.  Moisture can also cause rust and damage to electrical components.   When shipping or storing products, moisture needs to be controlled to keep products unspoiled.  Desiccants offer a very effective solution to control levels of moisture especially in containers and packaging.   

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Benefits of Silica Gel Desiccant Packets

By Delta Adsorbents on 3/29/2019

Silica Gel Desiccant PacketsHave you ever heard of “adsorbing”?  No, not absorbing but adsorbing.  There is a difference between these two processes.  Understanding what adsorbing is can help explain Silica Gel Desiccant Packets and how they work to preserve your products.    

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Using Activated Carbon for Odor Removal

By Delta Adsorbents on 3/28/2019

Activated Carbon Granular BulkActivated carbon (charcoal) has proven to be a very efficient tool for removing undesirable odors in confined areas. The surface area of activated carbon allows the media to effectively absorb organic compounds.   The carbon will neutralize odors from pets, mold, human waste, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs). 

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What are Oxygen Absorbers?

By Delta Adsorbents on 1/1/2019

Delta Adsorbents Oxygen AdsorbersOxygen can promote the growth of bacteria and fungi that can cause food to spoil.   Consuming food with bacteria can be harmful.   Oxygen Absorbers can prevent the growth of pathogens and extend the shelf life of food.  Oxygen Absorbers are non-toxic and inexpensive compared to the cost associated with throwing out contaminated food.    

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Cargo Dry for Residential Applications

By Delta Adsorbents on 11/21/2018

Cargo Dry Plus for Residential ApplicationsConstant moisture can also create an odor on clothing, furniture, and carpeting.  Homeowners can prevent moisture damage to items stored in their homes by using Cargo Dry Plus or Cargo Dry Paks.  These desiccant products can inhibit the formation of mold, mildew, rust and corrosion.  

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What is "container rain"?

By Delta Adsorbents on 11/11/2018

Cargo Dry for Shipping ContainersAll shippping containers are susceptible to moisture.   The moisture content of the air during load as well as the temperature during transit both impact the moisture level in the shipping container.   Moisture trapped in the container condenses to the cooler areas and as the temperature rises, condensation accumulates on the walls and ceiling. 

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Protecting your investment from moisture

By Delta Adsorbents on 10/2/2018

Dry Kits for Storing BoatsMoisture can cause irreversible damage to your boat or RV.   If there are high levels of moisture during storage, it can damage electronic components and possibly impact the performance of your vehicle.  Moisture can also promote the growth of mold and mildew on surfaces and fabric.  Products such as Delta Adsorbents Dry Kits contain all you need to prevent too much moisture.

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Effectiveness of Powdered Molecular Sieve

By Delta Adsorbents on 9/29/2018

Molecular sieve beads are used in numerous industrial applications and included in filtration systems such as gas streams and breathing equipment.  The powder form has higher dispensability and can adsorb molecules more quickly than molecular sieve spheres.

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Making Activated Carbon even more versatile

By Delta Adsorbents on 9/18/2018

Activated Carbon in BulkActivated Carbon is chemically stable and non-toxic.  It can be safely used in a variety of applications within industrial and manufacturing for water or air filtration.  Traditionally activated carbon is bought in bulk in either granule or pellet form.

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