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What is relative humidity and why is it important?

What is relative humidity and why is it important?

Nov 17 2020

When it comes to storing, well – pretty much anything – relative humidity can cause damage to everything from food to furniture. It also can create health problems for workers.   But…

improve-humidity-problems Improve your humidity problem without buying equipment (Video)

Improve your humidity problem without buying equipment (Video)

Oct 21 2020

Sit back, because we’re about to blow your mind: Yes, our dehumidifier experts are going to help you improve your humidity problem WITHOUT buying equipment.…

packaging-causes-humidity-issues Handle with care: How packaging causes humidity issues

Handle with care: How packaging causes humidity issues

Oct 14 2020

Cold-storage facilities share a lot of similar challenges with other types of facilities.  Regulating temperature and maintaining adequate humidity levels are two of the most common issues, especially…

Multi-coil design. The secret to efficiency. (VIDEO)

Multi-coil design. The secret to efficiency. (VIDEO)

Sep 10 2020

https://youtu.be/5whvt3p_cOk If you’re in charge of a facility’s HVAC and environmental controls, you’re well aware of this: Inefficient systems can lead to so many zeros…

controlled-environment-covid-19-research COVID-19 research lab manages tightly controlled environment with desiccant dehumidifiers

COVID-19 research lab manages tightly controlled environment with desiccant dehumidifiers

Aug 25 2020

As scientists race to better understand COVID-19, one thing they don’t want to have to worry about: humidity levels in their laboratories.  Why, though, are humidity levels top of mind…

Reduce dry down times after clean-up cycles (yes, it can be done!) (VIDEO)

Reduce dry down times after clean-up cycles (yes, it can be done!) (VIDEO)

Jul 02 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmNBS3AjgU4&t=5s There are few things worse than downtime when running a food processing or pharmaceutical facility. It cuts into production and at its most basic…

humidity-control-gelatin-capsules Gelatin capsules: How to prevent product loss through humidity control

Gelatin capsules: How to prevent product loss through humidity control

Jun 15 2020

If you’ve ever held a gel cap in your mouth too long, as you frantically search for a glass of water to wash it down, you know how quickly moisture can…

nutraceutical gummies Nutraceutical knowledge: How humidity control speeds gummy production

Nutraceutical knowledge: How humidity control speeds gummy production

Jun 15 2020

Back in the day, gummy bears had little competition other than the occasional gummy worm. Today, thanks to the nutraceutical industry’s surge, that’s not the case.   Gummies are…

manage-regen-air Manage regen air w/o access to exterior air (VIDEO)

Manage regen air w/o access to exterior air (VIDEO)

Jun 03 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEutNRx7IYE Desiccant dehumidifiers are a favorite for controlling humidity among food processors, nutraceutical manufacturers and others for two specific reasons:   They operate well at sub-freezing temperatures. …

frost-issues-rapid-buildout Quest Solves Your Humidity Control Problems During Production Line Changes

Quest Solves Your Humidity Control Problems During Production Line Changes

May 21 2020

Humidity control may be the last thing on your mind right now if you’re running a food processing facility, trying to manage rapid production line changes to…

route-dehumidifier-ductwork How to route dehumidifier ductwork (VIDEO)

How to route dehumidifier ductwork (VIDEO)

May 12 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzBRGA-nsVw How to route desiccant dehumidifier ductwork is the most common question in the food processing industry when it comes to managing humidity.   That’s why Quest engineers have spent hours…

reheat-coils-dehumidification Rethinking reheat coils for dehumidification (infographic)

Rethinking reheat coils for dehumidification (infographic)

May 07 2020

Using AC units with reheat coils for dehumidification is a common practice among retailers – from grocers to small bakers. But for those who need…

desiccant-dehumidifiers-quest-climate Symptoms of a humidity problem and what to do about it

Symptoms of a humidity problem and what to do about it

Aug 16 2019

If you work in the refrigerated building industry long enough, it’s bound to happen: High levels of humidity will find a way to cause all…

high humidity food processing 3 high humidity problems food processors need to fix

3 high humidity problems food processors need to fix

Aug 06 2019

High humidity is one thing food processors don’t want to produce. It’s the mastermind behind frost and condensation problems that can, at their worst, shut…

Humidity Control In Freezers

Humidity Control In Freezers

Jul 30 2018

Quest Desiccant Dehumidifiers Have questions? We have a team of experts standing by to help you craft a customized solution to fit your needs. Contact…

Cold Storage Business Factors in Starting a Cold Chain Business

Factors in Starting a Cold Chain Business

Jun 04 2018

Are you considering setting up a new cold chain business? Now is the time! Retailers, restaurants, hospitals, florists and others use cold chain facilities to…

The best grow room dehumidifier for your setup

The best grow room dehumidifier for your setup

Nov 20 2017

Here’s the thing about humidity: It doesn’t care if you’re a basement hobbyist or the biggest, commercial cultivator on the block. It will demand to…

Keeping Bud Rot at Bay with Humidity Control

Keeping Bud Rot at Bay with Humidity Control

Nov 07 2017

The fungus Botrytis cinerea is a common cause of crop loss. The first signs might be yellowing leaves, followed by white mold on colas. As…

Powdery Mildew: A grower’s perspective on recovery and prevention – themaven

Powdery Mildew: A grower’s perspective on recovery and prevention – themaven

Oct 10 2017

Powdery mildew is a common, and sometimes catastrophic, problem for growers. But you can avoid powdery mildew with effective prevention, treatment and recovery methods. With…

Understanding bud rot: Signs, symptoms and how to avoid it

Understanding bud rot: Signs, symptoms and how to avoid it

Oct 06 2017

Signs, symptoms and how to avoid it Bud rot, or botrytis, is a common fungus many cannabis growers face at some point, especially those who…

plants Vapor Pressure Deficit and Why it Matters

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Why it Matters

Sep 28 2017

The gardening world is filled with trends and phrases that come and go as quickly as they’re created. Sometimes these concepts are thrown around without full understanding, especially with the more scientific processes. One of the most misunderstood concepts is vapor pressure deficit, or VPD, as it’s commonly called.

industrial-commercial-dehumidifiers Setting Up an Efficient Grow Room: 5 Key Considerations

Setting Up an Efficient Grow Room: 5 Key Considerations

Sep 08 2017

Growing indoors generates a lot of expenses, and electricity bills are at the top of most growers’ list of villains. That’s why we’ve outlined these…

Protecting Your Investment with Energy Efficient Grow Rooms

Protecting Your Investment with Energy Efficient Grow Rooms

Aug 29 2017

It’s no secret: Declining wholesale prices are a big problem for growers. “But that’s exactly why efficiency is so important,” said Dan Kibbin, a Maine-based…

Grow Room Climate Control: Five Steps for Better Yields

Grow Room Climate Control: Five Steps for Better Yields

Aug 15 2017

Five Steps for Better Yields NEED HELP OR JUST WANT TO TALK SHOP? We stand behind our products. That means if you have questions or…