Absorgel Shipping Container Desiccants

ABSORGEL® Shipping Container Desiccants is a simple and safe product in the form of 8 gel pads sewn together. It is ideal for cargo shipments where non-liquid collection is preferred. A unique hanging mechanism makes the ABSORGEL® Hanging a versatile and easy to install desiccant solution.

It is based on the proven ability of calcium chloride combined with gelling agents and starch to aggressively remove moisture from the air. The ABSORGEL® Shipping Container Desiccants will start to activate once removed from its sealed package. It can hang within the corrugated recess of the container side panel or be placed horizontally on top of the cargo.

Active agent: Calcium Chloride (CaCI2) Cas-Nr. 10043-52-4.
Adhesive agent: modified starch.
Calcium chloride is non toxic, non flammable and environmentally friendly.

Typical Applications

– Fresh and canned food products, cased or boxed, trays
– Steel, machinery
– Furniture, paper, leather, timber products etc

Units Needed

Container SizeDry CargoWet Cargo
20 ft4-68-10
40 ft8-1216-20


ABSORGEL® Shipping Container Desiccants is made only of PE/PP plastics and salt, which are non-toxic and recyclable. It is a one-time use product and can be disposed with regular waste.

Why use Absorgel?

– Quick and easy to install, remove and dispose
– Highly versatile with unique hanging mechanism
– Superior absorption rate
– Environmentally friendly, no toxic materials

Installation Video

Technical Specification

Length: 1,500 mm
Width: 135 mm
Depth: 20 mm
Weight: 1.0 kg
Working temperature: –20° C to +80° C
Absorbent: Calcium chloride (CAS registry number 10043-52-4) Absorption capacity: Up to 2.25 litres
DMF free
RoHS compliant
REACH compliant

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