Helium supply has always been a little up in the air (pun intended). With only three
sources producing 75% of the world’s helium, any disruption causes a significant
impact. Currently, helium supply is very low while demand is growing.
You might think we capture helium from the air, but it's actually extracted from the
ground. It’s typically found in small portions mixed with natural gas, then separated.
Helium is very versatile. Besides making your voice sound like a chipmunk and filling up
party balloons, helium is used in creating many electronics, medical devices, and even
Of course! If helium is not available, we have other options. You can create a balloon
arch or balloon wall with latex and foil balloons as seen below – no need for helium; just
some tape and creativity.
Because of this global helium shortage, fulfillment of balloon orders may be affected.
We’re working to replenish the helium as more supply becomes available. Despite this
helium hiccup, Baum/Let’s Party is committed to helping you to throw an unforgettable