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Homemade Desiccant Packs

Desiccant Packs, often found in shoe boxes and made of silica gel, are a mystery for people who do not understand their purpose and benefit. These little packages pack a punch, reducing humidity in their environment by fifty percent and working in both low and high temperatures. Not only do desiccant packs absorb water, but by using the gel pack, packages are also relieved of odor-causing olefins, ammonia, aromatics and alcohol. Continue reading