Container Desiccants

Container Desiccants

Container Desiccants are a highly effective low cost solution to prevent Moisture Damage, Container Rain, Rust and Mould growth which can cost your business thousands of dollars in damaged products!

Our container desiccants are based on Calcium Chloride and have a vigorous absorption rate with the capability of aborbing over 200% of it's weight, over a large temperature range and offers superior absorption and protection. They are easy to use and are designed to hang within a corrugation recess of the container side panel or in the ceiling. Minimal space is occupied and accidental damage from forklifts during stuffing and un-stuffing is avoided.

Absortech Australia offer a superior range of container desiccants for shipping containers, packaging desiccants as well other specialized applications such as dunnage bags and slip sheets.

Absortech Desiccants are recommended for any company shipping cargo (freight) around the world or part of all logistics company's protection policy of all transported goods.


Absorpole is easy to use and can absorb 150% of its weight in moisture.

Ideal for tightly packed Containers with minimal space left


Absorbag absorbs up to 2.25L, 150% of it's weight in moisture.

Ideal for containers which are not packed wall-to-wall


Absorgel Hanging is our most versatile Desiccant. It can be hung Vertically, Horizontally or laid flat on top of the shipped product.

Absorption up to 250% of it's weight in moisture


Absortop is ideally suited for Bulk Shipments and fully loaded containers.

Weighs only 2.5kg's and absorbs up to 4L of moisture


Versatile 125g packaged Desiccant with and adhesive backing, it can be mounted on the container wall, on the side or on top of pallets or simply packed between packaged cargo.


Choice of montmorillonite clay (MT) or active mineral desiccant (MD).

(MT) Desiccants are environmentally friendly, bio-degradable, hazard-free to human beings and conform to MIL-D-3464 standards

Comparity chart over Absortechs Desiccant products

Products Pure CaCl Clay With gelling agent Robust case Ideal for bulk cargo
Container desiccants
Absorpole Yes Yes
Absorbag Yes
Absorgel Pouch Yes Yes
Absorgel Yes Yes
Desiccant Bags
Esorb Yes
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