Corn Cob absorban powder made primarily from the pith, chaff and beewing portions of the cob and will absorb about 4.5X its own weight in water. It is used primarily as an absorbent for industrial wastes and spills. It is also an ingredient in the substrate used to grow specialty mushrooms.
Benefits and application
Less Material, Less Cost :
Due to the maximum absorbance capacity, requiring less material
30% less than sawdust,
65% less than rice hulls,
89% less than hydrated lime.
Corn Cob Powder is applied directly to the fluid to be stabilized, and allowed to soak for 4-5 times maximum absorbency.
Corn Cob powder engineered to provide superior absorption on a wide variety of fluids, including water, oil and diesel fuel.
Corn Cob is applied directly as a deep litter bedding material for poultry industries.
It is Safe and Environmentally Friendly : As an all-natural, Corn Cob powder is biodegradable, renewable, silica-free and non-carcinogenic.