In daily life, the use of desiccant is very widespread and common, but some people do not know what the desiccant is, what kinds of desiccant and where it can be applied. Let me briefly introduce the desiccant to you.
1. What is the desiccant?
Desiccant refers to a substance that can absorb moisture of wet substances. For example, if the humidity of the food environment is too high, it will lead to the rapid propagation of bacteria, and the food will be corrupted. If we can often use desiccant in our daily life, we will find it brings us a lot of convenience.
2. Application fields of desiccant
Desiccants are mainly divided into physical desiccants and chemical desiccants. Physical desiccants are mainly used in food and medicine, while chemical desiccants are more widely used, such as clothing, shoes, bags, household and other fields of life, as well as some chemical, industrial, marine and other fields.
3. Common desiccant
In our daily life, common desiccants include silica gel, montmorillonite, molecular sieve, calcium chloride and other desiccant products. Different desiccants have different properties and characteristics. We can choose different kinds of desiccants according to different items to prevent moisture.