Kaken Gel

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[Showa Kosan, Japan] A brand name for an absorbent Zeolite clay that absorbs moisture from the air to help create low-humidity environments. They are typically used in the transportation, storage, or maintenance of materials and products.

Note: As of 2022, this product no longer seems to be available on the Internet.

Resources and Citations

  • M.Cassar "Checklist for the Establishment of a Microclimate", The Conservator, UKIC, No. 9 1985.
  • Pam Hatchfield, Pollutants in the Museum Environment, Archetype Press, London, 2002