Esorb Mineral Desiccants

Esorb Mineral Desiccants (MD) have higher absorption than MT and can be used as either an inbox or container desiccant when not in direct contact with organic or metallic cargo.

Below is a breakdown of our mineral desiccant range:

If mineral desiccants are not what you need, review our Silica Gel Desiccants or Clay Desiccant range.

Advantages with Esorb Mineral Desiccants

– Superior performance; at 25˚C each sachet can absorb more than 50 % of its weight, which is about two times more than products based on silica gel
– Cost effective
– Available in a wide range of sizes and packaging materials
– Environmentally friendly
– Non-toxic material, it can be disposed with regular waste
– Does not contain DMF
– Esorb sachets come in sizes suitable for inclusion in individual crates, cartons and boxes.


Typical Applications

–  Electronics and machinery
– Textiles and leather goods
– Wood & paper products
– Pharmaceuticals
– Various food products
– Chemical materials


Storage and Handling

Esorb mineral desiccants are packed in transparent airtight polyethylene (PE) bags. After opening the protective PE bag, the Esorb desiccant will start absorbing moisture from the surrounding air. To ensure the best possible performance, follow the storage and handling instructions you receive with your purchase of Esorb mineral desiccants.


Esorb MT Technical Specification:

Weight: Various sizes from 2 to 1000 grams
Absorbing material: Montmorillonite clay and calcium chloride
Absorption capacity: 50% of its dry weight
Packaging: Tyvek® (TY) or non-woven (NW)
Product code: MD (active mineral desiccant); MD2 = 2 g sachet, MD50 = 50g sachet etc

The Absorption Capacity of Mineral Desiccants (25° C)

Absorbance & Relative Humidity Calculation of Fiber, Mineral, Silica Gel Dessicant