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Basic Knowledge

A quick introduction to the desiccant method and the migration of humidity

Basic Knowledge

Here you can find an overview of basics like the desiccant method, migration of humidity and the four kinds of moisture.

The basic principles of Dimensioning

The amount of desiccant required is usually calculated such that the relative humidity inside the packaging is kept below 40% during transport and storage. For correct dimensioning, all "four moisture types" have to be taken into account. The amounts of desiccant required may either be calculated using formulas or estimated according to experience.

By rule of thumb

Dimensioning Desi Dry and Din Dry using the rule of thumb.

According to container guidelines

Dimensioning Master Dry and SeaDry according to container guidelines.

According to guideline value for storage

Dimensioning for storage using desiccant units (DU).

According to DIN

Dimensioning according to DIN 55 474.

Climate Chart

A concise table showing

Climate Chart

In this table, the water vapor content is imaged by one cubic meter of air depending on the temperature and relative humidity.

Tips on Use to Prevent Damage

The Basics of Using Desiccants

Tips on Use to Prevent Damage

An explanation of the principles in dealing with desiccants and their application, as well as additional information on storage and containers.

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