Package Desiccant


Packaging engineers and quality control engineers rely on the desiccant properties of silica gel to insure the successful delivery and high quality of their products. Delivering high quality in the final product has a direct correlation with customer satisfaction.

Grace pioneered the concept of protecting package contents with the desiccant properties of silica gel back in 1913. Grace? PROTEK SORB? packaged desiccants remain a highly effective way to maintain product integrity in today's global supply chain.


Grace package desiccants are flexible and robust enough for a multitude of applications including:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Aircraft equipment
  • Ball and roller bearings
  • Boilers (mothballing)
  • Cameras and film
  • Shipment containers
  • Delicate instruments
  • Diagnostic test kits
  • Electronic devices
  • Food packages
  • Hydroscopic resins
  • Medical devices
  • Moisture sensitive powders
  • Powdered metals
  • Silicone wafers
  • Telecommunications equipment

Our comprehensive portfolio has the right product configuration for your application.

Consult your Grace representative to select the right package desiccant for needs.