Intercept Technology™ Tarnish & Corrosion Prevention Packaging

Intercept Jewelry Care Blog

  • What's the Verdict on Oxidized Silver?

    Intercept™ finds it ironic that “oxidized silver” has come into fashion in the past few years. After all, blackened silver is what we’ve helped our customers avoid since our foray into the marketplace! Let’s take a look at oxidized or - more truthfully - sulfurized silver.

  • The Three R's

    We already know that Intercept Technology™ is the most effective way to prevent tarnish. But what about when your tarnish prevention packaging is disposed of?

  • 3 Unique Traits of Intercept Technology

    It has come to our attention that imitation anti-tarnish products have entered the marketplace. Despite the fact that they may look like Intercept TechnologyTM, it’s important to know they’re not.

    Here are a few Intercept TechnologyTM signature features.

  • Contaminants | Pesky Little Details

    Here are three things to keep in mind when you think of contaminants.

  • Your Jewelry Showcase May Be Doing More Harm Than Good | Part II

    Wood treatments and Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF) can spell BIG problems for jewelers and their inventory.

  • Your Jewelry Showcase May Be Doing More Harm Than Good | Part I

    It’s no surprise that jewelry tarnishes when coming in direct contact with materials HOWEVER, it’s important to note that materials NOT in direct contact with your jewelry also cause tarnish. More specifically, jewelry showcase materials...

     

  • PPM & PPB

    When it comes to pollutants, parts per billion (ppb) is ALWAYS better than parts per million (ppm). However, most anti-tarnish products aren't effective within the average range of contaminants.

  • Tips for Caring for Your Holiday Ornaments: Part 2

    If you enjoy decorating your home for the holidays, then you’re probably already getting ready to add festive flair to your home for the upcoming season. While embellishing your home can be a fun activity and is a festive way to celebrate the new season, it’s crucial that you properly display and care for your decorations to ensure their longevity. With Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas approaching, consider these tips to care for your seasonal decorations and keep them looking their best now and for years to come.
  • Tips for Caring for Your Holiday Ornaments

    If you enjoy decorating your home for the holidays, then you’re probably already getting ready to add festive flair to your home for the upcoming season. While embellishing your home can be a fun activity and is a festive way to celebrate the new season, it’s crucial that you properly display and care for your decorations to ensure their longevity. With Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas approaching, consider these tips to care for your seasonal decorations and keep them looking their best now and for years to come.

     

  • Who is Responsible for Quality Control?

    When defective products are sold to consumers, supply chains can leave us wondering who is at fault. Here's why retailers should be proactive about quality control.

  • Summer has Ended, Here are Tips on Protecting your Jewelry

    Even though summer has come to an end, here are some tips for you to help protect your jewelry. 

  • Logistics in the Polluted World

    Air quality control problems in the United States have gotten better over time. In other parts of the world, it’s a different story…