Superabsorbent polymer (also called slush powder) can absorb and retain extremely large amounts of liquid relative to their own mass i.e. 50 to 300 times its own weight. It is used in a lot of major industries all over the world like:
- Baby / Adult Diapers
An adult diaper (or adult nappy) is a diaper made to be worn by a person with a body larger than that of an infant or toddler.
- Sanitary Napkins
A sanitary napkin is an absorbent item worn by women while menstruating, recovering from vaginal surgery.
- Artificial snow
Artificial snow is small particles of ice that are used to increase the amount of snow available for winter sports such as skiing or snow boarding.
- Fire retardant
A fire retardant is a substance that is used to slow or stop the spread of fire or reduce its intensity.