Don’t throw out silica gel packs found in vitamin bottles and packaging for electronics and other goods — even seaweed snacks! Instead, reuse them to combat excess moisture.
Think of more places these moisture wickers could make themselves useful before retiring them to the landfill. Although silica can absorb large quantities of moisture, the packs eventually reach a limit. Check online for ways to dry them out.
Note: Never ingest silica gel packs or their contents. If you find one that’s damaged, dispose of it.
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