Type A Silica Gel
Fine Pore Silica Gel is another name for A-type Silica Gel. Type A silica gel is an absorbent, which is a dried gel of the combination of silicon oxide with water. It is produced as a colorless large granular particles with a finely porous structure.
Properties: Type A silica gel has a highly porous structure with a large absorbent surface area. It has strong adsorption under low humidity and is suitable as general desiccants. It is inert to other compounds, and has a good mechanical resistance to crushing and abrasion. Insoluble in organic and water-based solvents.