Crosslinked polyacrylamide gel as a dehydrating agent

Authors

  • Allan E. Sherr,

    1. Chemical Department, Central Research Division, American Cyanamid Company, Stamford, Connecticut
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  • A. M. Swift

    1. Chemical Department, Central Research Division, American Cyanamid Company, Stamford, Connecticut
    Current affiliation:
    1. Commercial Development Division, American Cyanamid Company, Wayne, New Jersey
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Abstract

The dried crosslinked gel prepared from acrylamide and N,N′-methylenebisacrylamide has been shown to be an efficient drying agent. The effectiveness of the dried gel has been shown to be comparable with that of several inorganic dehydration agents.

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