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The other main disadvantages are that it evaporates and is hygroscopic.
Remember, the reason that ethanol can't be sent via pipeline is because it's too hygroscopic and would take on too much water.
It was a hygroscopic gel, broken up into little pieces and provided as a dry powder.
These crystals are typically hygroscopic requiring air-tight housing for handling and their fabrication is costly.
Cement is hygroscopic, pulling moisture from the skin.
The best plasticizers for zein are hygroscopic in nature.
Some metals form hygroscopic salts with nitric acid that cannot be easily dried prior to their being cooled and counted.
Hygroscopic substances absorb water well before the relative humidity reaches saturation.
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