Don’t throw these away: Silica gel bags. They’re usually found in a box when you buy new shoes or a camera. Our first instinct would be to throw them out but silicon dioxide can be very useful, just be aware if you have small children that they can pose a choking hazard.
For everyone else though, they may come in handy when you’re out and about or even around the house. Here’s what you can use these little bags of silica gel for: