CaCl2, Drierite, or Silica Gel = best dessicant?

Jonny P jprocter at
Tue Jul 3 15:55:38 EST 2001

An alternative is Phosphorus excellent dessicant but not the
safest thing in the world (without gloves anyway!).


Fun Science <biotech at> wrote in message
news:a7o07.120266$W02.2181224 at
> Hi - here is another question about building the dessicant.
> *****
> Which product is better to place into the glass sealed bottles ?  Which
> will
> a) last longer
> b) is safest
> c) absorbs most moisture
> I am now debating which raw material to use and what quantity per volume
> space.
> Cheers to all who help.

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