Intercept Technology™ Tarnish & Corrosion Prevention Packaging

Intercept Jewelry Care Blog

  • How Long Does It REALLY Take For Silver To Tarnish?

    How long does it REALLY take silver to tarnish? Well that depends. Is it pure silver or an alloy? Is it being handled frequently? Stored properly? 

    Silver can take anywhere from a few short weeks to a few years to tarnish. In this months blog we explain the different variables that effect the rate of tarnish and also the differences between pure silver, silver alloys, and how they tarnish differently.

  • You Can't Print Silver, You Can't Print Gold...

    All this money being handed out by the government. The government with trillions of dollars of debt. Where is it coming from? What will it lead to?
  • Cleaning and Disinfecting Jewelry

    Jewelry gets handled by a lot of people from the time it is created to the time the consumer gets it. This means a lot of potential chances for bacteria. Here we discuss the importance of cleaning your jewelry and the solutions Intercept products provide.
  • The Ultimate Metal to Survive a Financial Crisis

    Gold and silver are both great options when it comes to preserving your wealth, especially during times of crisis. But with gold being so expensive per ounce, silver is the best option when it comes to preserving your wealth.
  • COVID-19 Business Tips

    Undoubtedly, COVID-19 has impacted you and your business. While times are tough now, know that things will return to normal so long as we follow ...
  • 6 Jewelry Care Tips

    There are a number of ways you can easily tend to your jewelry to ensure it lasts a lifetime. We've provided these everyday care tips to help keep your jewelry in mint condition!
  • The Outlook of Silver Prices in 2020

    The price of silver raised 16% over the course of 2019, from $15.5/OZ to nearly $18/OZ. Where will its value go from here?
  • Barrier Layers May Be On Their Way Out!

    Barrier layer protection products consist of oils and chemicals that vaporize and form a layer on the material they’re being used to protect. The components in these tarnish prevention products are often unlisted by manufacturers, inefficient, and hazardous to health.
  • Charcoal Paper is On Its Way Out

    There are many different anti-corrosion methods and products on the market, including some from juggernaut manufacturers. However, it’s recently been announced that a major competitor of Intercept™ will no longer be producing their most popular anti-tarnish product.
  • Intercept Technology™ - More Than Just Jewelry!

    Our proprietary Intercept Technology™ stops corrosion - protecting your jewelry and saving you money. But did you know there’s a wide variety of usages for Intercept outside of jewelry? From electronics to firearms, Intercept has you covered!
  • Legality of Nickel in Jewelry

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 10-20% of the population is allergic to nickel. Legislation such as the EU’s Nickel Directive should act as a global standard to address the issue. However, in the United States, no such regulations exist.
  • Jewelry & Skin Irritation

    Sometimes beauty is difficult. Whether it’s that less-than-comfortable pair of shoes, the pain of hair removal or the tighter-than-pleasant clothes, we’re prone to enduring some amount of pain in order to look good. One avenue of fashion in which you should not suffer, however, is jewelry.