Crop Science

​How do Elkem Silicones products improve Crop Sciences?

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Our product range is specifically made for Crops and Plants

Crop science specialists and manufacturers are constantly innovating to produce better and safer agrochemicals to meet the agricultural challenge to feed the world's growing population. Agricultural silicone ingredients are essential in this quest to protect and enhance crops. Elkem Silicones products enhance crop science manufacturers' productivity, facilitate spreading and wetting performances on the plant. Our experts are available worldwide to advise you and work collaboratively with you to find the solutions you need.

Our crop science formulation ingredients are used in a wide range of applications.

Silcolapse® silicone foam control agents are used for:

  • Crop protection and defense products such as herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, plant nutrients and plant growth regulators

  • Home & garden pest control products

  • Crop nutrition (specialty fertilizers)

They optimize production and processing through formulations that are specifically packaged to be used as tank mix adjuvants, crop protection and crop nutrition products as super spreaders and wetting agents, improving the efficiency of actives in plants.

 

 

 

 

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Agricultural AdjuvantsA green agricultural wheat fieldHow do Elkem Silicones adjuvants improve agriculture?Agricultural Adjuvantshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/agricultural-adjuvants.aspx
Antifoam / DefoamerA blue antifoam liquid solution with bubblesSilcolapse® antifoams and defoamers.Antifoam / Defoamerhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/antifoam-defoamer.aspx

 

 

Defoamer for Chemical IndustriesA blue antifoam liquid solution with bubbles https://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/KEC/Pages/CaseStudies/Defoamer -for-Chemical-Industries.aspxDefoamer for Chemical IndustriesThe chemical industry has to produce a growing range of sustainable products using very different processes that use less essential resources. Our Silcolapse® line is used as a defoamer in numerous processes.

 

 

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