Tagged as: Boveda 2-way humidity control

Why is Boveda the only humidity control used by cigar manufacturers?

Because it’s the only one that works. You won’t find sponges, gel, crystals or beads in the boxes of any other manufacturer – even the one that make both humidification and cigars – because all those products only give off moisture, regardless of whether the box/humidor needs it. Only Boveda monitors ambient humidity to add or remove moisture as necessary, based on the RH you choose.

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Cigar Humidification Comparison

Ever wish you could test the claims of all cigar humidification products at once, to find out what is and isn’t 2-way humidity control? Yeah, we’ve done that. In the video below, you can see for yourself that beads/gels/crystals can’t regulate humidity, in spite of the claims to “maintain 70% RH” and “will never over-humidify”.

Because no product other than Boveda can regulate moisture, every other cigar humidification product relies …