Desiccant Packs

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Low Profile Desiccant targets pharmaceutical packaging.

November 3, 2015

Featuring thin, low-profile design, PolySorb® Desiccant Card manages moisture in pharmaceutical products where space is limited, including packaging of in-vitro diagnostic device kits, transdermal pharmaceutical delivery systems, and foil pouches. Product is dust-free and can be dispensed on automated packaging lines using standard friction feeders. Available in custom sizes and shapes, card is fully supported by Type III Drug Master File. Stock sizes include 0.5 g and 1.0 g equivalent cards. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Amcor Flexibles Wins Gold and Silver at Annual Flexible Packaging Association Achievement Awards

March 10, 2015

Amcor Flexibles was the proud recipient of two awards at the Flexible Packaging Association's (FPA) Annual Achievement Awards held on 3 March 2015 Amcor Flexibles was the proud recipient of two awards at the Flexible Packaging Association's (FPA) Annual Achievement Awards held on 3 March 2015, in Naples, Florida. The FPA is the leading trade organization for flexible packaging... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Capsules offer 360 degree moisture protection. .

November 18, 2014

Available in 1, 2, and 2.5 g sizes, AdCap® combines advantages of conventional desiccant capsules and canisters and complies with global requirements for drug and patient safety. Capsules offer choice of filling materials, including silica gel, molecular sieve, and blends. High squeeze stability prevents desiccants from leaking, even under high pressure. Capsules not only adsorb moisture through cardboard disc on top, but also through grid structure on side of capsule. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Pillow Packs targets pharmaceutical applications.

September 10, 2014

Made of tear-resistant Tyvek® material, AdPack® Desiccant Pillow Packs protect moisture-sensitive tablets and capsules inside packaging. Flexible, non-dusting, lint-free Tyvek ensures pharmaceuticals remain intact at all times. Distinct shape of packs eliminates potential confusion with capsules or tablets, and prevents accidental ingestion. Available as single pillow packs or as strips on reel, AdPack® is compatible with semi- and fully automated dispensing equipment and filling lines. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Silica Gel Desiccant Bag comes in several varieties.

April 9, 2014

Used to absorb moist air or oxygen, desiccant packets can contain different type of granules or desiccant powders. Color silica gel granules (blue and orange) change color at different levels of absorption; non-colored (white) version is also available. Once granule is fully contaminated, it changes color completely to indicate it needs to be replaced. Granules can be restored to original shape and size by heating to over 300°C, and packet form factor optimizes absorption area. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

MD Packaging Company Adds to VCI Packaging Capabilities

June 28, 2013

Baltimore, MD – In 2012, the world's leading shipping providers reported delivering nearly 6.5 billion packages every year. To put this number into perspective, that's equivalent to about every person on the planet sending a package. Robert Lipsky, President of RBL Industries, explains "Remarkably, most of those packages are delivered on-time. However, they don't always get there without... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Polyethylene Bags turn any container into desiccator.

April 7, 2009

Featuring non-toxic desiccant, Humidity Sponges(TM) meet FDA requirements for direct contact with food and drugs, and are certified as Class M3.5 cleanroom compatible. Each measures 3 x 3 x ¼ in. and will maintain dry conditions in 2-gal container. Outer material is made of Tyvek breathable, high-density polyethylene. Indicator Sponge contains blue particles, which turn pink when desiccant has reached moisture capacity, while Regenerable Sponges may be regenerated and reused continuously. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Plastic Bottles provide moisture and oxygen barrier.

May 13, 2008

Optimizing shelf life of pharmaceuticals, StabilitySolutions(TM) DRY consists of bi-layer desiccant container for oral solid products. Technology incorporates desiccant material into product contact layer, eliminating need for desiccant sachet or canister. Also intended for oral solid dose products, tri-layer StabilitySolutions(TM) BARRIER container sandwiches ethylene vinyl alcohol between 2 layers of high-density polyethylene for oxygen and moisture protection. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Polymers adsorb moisture, odors, and organic volatiles.

January 7, 2008

Using combination of polymers and adsorbent desiccants, VMAP Adsorbents prevent deleterious effects of moisture and high humidity including condensation and corrosion. Materials can be molded or machined to suit applications where complex shapes are needed to occupy available space. Adsorbents can be fixed in place using screws, adhesives, or mechanical retention methods. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Bags can be hung and suspended where needed.

April 19, 2007

Featuring built-in hook loops, Sphinx Container Dri II-Plus Desiccant Bags are made of tear-resistant Tyvek® and can be hung in cargo containers to eliminate mold, mildew, corrosion, spoilage, warping, and other harmful effects of moisture during shipping. Bags absorb up to 2,400 g of moisture and are unaffected by day-night temperature fluctuations. Utilizing CaCl2 as active desiccant ingredient, bags are safe, non-toxic, and disposed of with regular waste. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Beach Filters Adds Container Dri II(TM) to Its Humidity Control Offering

January 3, 2007

Glen Rock, PA, May 30, 2006- Beach Filters announces the addition of Container Dri II® to its desiccant humidity control products. Beach has been in the humidity control business for over 15 years with its 1, 2, & 4 lb. Sta-Dri® clay desiccant pouches for larger spaces. Container Dri II® from Süd Chemie brings a lightweight disposable option to their distributor customers.<4444>Sta-Dri® and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Blister Package includes polyethylene dessicant.

April 12, 2006

TEKNIFLEX® PCTFE Modified Atmosphere Blister Package incorporates one or more Activ-Strip® polyethylene dessicant strips into rib design of card, linking every cavity with dessicant. Activ-Strip® does not come in contact with product, is dust free, and complies with EU and US pharma and food regulations. Dessicant makes it possible to minimize headspace moisture content to extend shelf life of products. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Bags prevent rust and peeling labels.

November 7, 2005

Sphinx Container Dri® II Bags protect cargo from moisture damage by absorbing up to 280% of their own weight in moisture at 90% RH at 77° and keeping dewpoint below actual temperature. Featuring tear-resistant Tyvek® construction with CaCl<sub>2</sub> as active desiccant ingredient, bags are safe, non-toxic, and can be disposed of with regular waste. They trap moisture by allowing water vapor to enter interior where it is transformed into thick gel that cannot escape. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Emitter Packets prevent corrosion.

October 28, 2005

Measuring 1½ x 3 in., Daubrite® 1 packets contain volatile corrosion inhibitor that protects exposed metals inside enclosed spaces such as boxes, crates, and containers. Protective vapors form invisible layer on surface of metal, preventing moisture, dirt, oxygen, and other contaminants from depositing on metal and causing corrosion. Product is safe, clean, non-discernible, and has no strong chemical odor or residue. Tyvek® pouch is breathable and tear-resistant. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Additive extends packaging shelf life.

July 1, 2005

Intended for use in translucent and opaque films made of low density and linear low density polyethylene, Masterbatch Product 101499 protects packaging from moisture penetration. It reacts with and binds water vapor as it enters film, extending shelf life of foods and pharmaceuticals. Compound can be used in blown and cast films, whether monolayer or multilayer, and complies with federal guidelines for food contact packaging. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Flexible Desiccant Bags minimize pressure drop.

February 8, 2005

Used in packaging of desiccant, silica-gel, and molecular sieve materials, Accu-Weld® seams provide seal for desiccant bags that is pliable, consistent, and permeable. Permeability allows continuous fluid flow throughout seam area, minimizing interruption of refrigerant flow inside A/C system. Seams can be folded or shaped to fit through small openings or conform to irregular shapes. Package designs are available in standard and custom configurations. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Bags protect cargo from moisture damage.

June 25, 2004

With tear-resistant Tyvek® construction, Sphinx Container Dri® II Bags lower relative humidity (RH) inside container packaging, preventing condensation and resulting damage. Active desiccant ingredient is CaCl<sub>2</sub>, which is safe and non-toxic. Available in 50 and 125 g sizes, bags absorb up to 280% of their own weight in moisture at 90% RH @ 77°F to keep dew point temperature below actual temperature, even with day-night fluctuations. Read More

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