Close Menu
Close Menu

Desiccants

When dew points are extreme and you need precise, stable humidity levels, turn to desiccant dehumidification. 

Dansplainin’: The Real Cost of Reheat (VIDEO)

Dansplainin’: The Real Cost of Reheat (VIDEO)

Aug 19 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yJT6rQrTXA For years, the HVAC industry has used large amounts of AC and reheated air to remove humidity from facilities. It’s a costly approach that drives energy…

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…

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. …

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…

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…

How Ice Condensation and Ice Buildup Damage Cold Chain Products

How Ice Condensation and Ice Buildup Damage Cold Chain Products

Feb 28 2019

Condensation and ice buildup are both signs that the relative humidity in your cold chain facility is too high. But knowing what the problem is…

Water Treatment Facility Case Study

Water Treatment Facility Case Study

Aug 30 2018

The Problem A water treatment facility in Wisconsin was falling victim to some of the most common problems facilities of its typeface. The corrosion of…

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…

Common Issues for Cold Chain Systems

Common Issues for Cold Chain Systems

Jul 16 2018

Regardless of what your product is or the size of your cold chain facility, a few common issues are rampant: Ice buildup, condensation and damaged…

Weyauwega Cheese Case Study

Weyauwega Cheese Case Study

Jun 04 2018

A local cheese maker has been serving a high-quality product for over 100 years. Using local, high quality ingredients from Wisconsin, the company prides itself…

distribution-logistics-humidity-control Why Humidity Control is Difficult in Cold Rooms and Storage Areas

Why Humidity Control is Difficult in Cold Rooms and Storage Areas

Jun 04 2018

The cold chain industry might not seem like it would be affected by humidity issues. After all, everything is frozen, right? The cold reality is…