Antifoam / Defoamer

Silcolapse® antifoams and defoamers.

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​The formulas for success

Foam control is a key requirement for manufacturers in many industries: crop protection, oil & gas, pulp making, chemical processing, effluent treatment, recycling, textiles & leather, food and beverages, cleaning products, etc. Our full line of Silcolapse® foam control formulation ingredients and processing aids make manufacturing more efficient and cleaner, improve the quality of final products, reduce waste and energy consumption and facilitate recycling. They are safe for people and equipment and comply with the strictest standards.

For over 30 years, we have been developing and producing our full-range line of Silcolapse® to constantly deliver cutting-edge products to our customers worldwide. Our experts are always available to advise you upstream and make sure that our foam control ingredients do exactly what's needed in your specific manufacturing processes. They are designed to be compatible with numerous non-aqueous and aqueous media in different forms, such as compounds and emulsions, as part of a complete and highly-efficient portfolio.  Downstream, we also provide all the information and certifications needed to comply with regulatory constraints.

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Crop ScienceAn abstract irrigation pivot in a crop field.​How do Elkem Silicones products improve Crop Sciences?Crop Sciencehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Crop-Science.aspx
Food Processing & PackagingCakes being baked in the oven with silicone coated paper.Silicones are widely used in food processing, as flow agents in manufacturing, as constituents in food packaging and as non-stick coatings in cooking.Food Processing & Packaginghttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Food-Processing-And-Packaging.aspx
High Temperature CoatingsA motorcycle exhaust pipe with blue painting coating. Bluesil® RES silicone resins are specially formulated to resist temperatures of up to 600°C in industrial paints and other applications.High Temperature Coatingshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/High-Temperature-Coatings.aspx
InksA tattoo machine with colored silicone inks.Elkem Silicones formulations for inks and coatings last longer, provide spectacular colors and are environmentally friendly. Inkshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Inks.aspx
LeatherSewing machine sewing an artificial leather.Silicones Protect and Enhance Leather. Leatherhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Leather.aspx
Oil & GasTwo oil well with a pink sky at sunset time.Elkem Silicones Oil & Gas solutions.Oil & Gashttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/oil-and-gas.aspx
Paint & CoatingsVarious coloured open tubes of painting.​How do Elkem Silicones improve paints and coatings?Paint & Coatingshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/paint-and-coating.aspx
Printing & ConvertingA printing pad roller.Printing and converting companies depend on Bluestar Silicones to facilitate their web-processing applications.Printing & Convertinghttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/printing-and-converting.aspx
PulpClose on pulp paper.Elkem Silicones products for pulp and paper making.Pulphttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Pulp.aspx
Technical TextilesA waterrepealent red technical textile with drop of water beading on it without infiltrating.Silicones are ideal for coating technical textiles. They are versatile, easy to process and provide durable and innovative performance features. Technical Textileshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Technical-Textiles.aspx

 

 

AgricultureBack of an agriculture truck spreading agrichemical on a field.Helping to meet the challenge of feeding the world.Agriculturehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Agriculture.aspx
ChemicalsSynthesis, Performance and Process. Discover the elements of silicones.Chemicalshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Chemicals.aspx
ConstructionKeeping buildings dry and energy efficient.Constructionhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Construction.aspx
EnergyEnabling and Empowering energy in all its forms.Energyhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Energy.aspx
Food & BeverageSilicones are the secret ingredient for Packaging, Labels and Kitchen Tools.Food & Beveragehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/food-and-beverage.aspx
Life ScienceA young boy kissing the cheek of a smiling young girl wearing a green band-aid on her forehead. Silicones help make it better.Life Sciencehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Life-Science.aspx
Pulp & PaperThik blue paper half rolled up letting light go through.From Pulp to Specialty Paper. Silicones add value.Pulp & Paperhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/pulp-and-paper.aspx
Rubber, Plastic & CompositeClose on multiple coloured cables.Polymers helping Polymers.Rubber, Plastic & Compositehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/rubber-plastic-and-composite.aspx
Textiles & LeatherClose on a black leather seat.Softeners, Water-repellents and Coatings.Textiles & Leatherhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Textiles-and-Leather.aspx

 

 

New Foam Control Agent For Pulp OperationsWood fibers before pulping process using silicone foam control solutions.https://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/KEC/Pages/CaseStudies/New-foam-control-agent-for-pulp-operations.aspxNew Foam Control Agent For Pulp OperationsSILCOLAPSE® 910, the newest high-performance antifoam from Elkem Silicones, provides safe, productive and reliable foam control for the pulp industry.

 

 

Bluesil silicone brand logo.https://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Our_Brands/Pages/Bluesil.aspx
Silcolapse silicone brand logohttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Our_Brands/Pages/Silcolapse.aspx

 

 

 

 

AntifoamA blue antifoam liquid solution with bubbles.https://silicones.elkem.com/EN/company/Research_And_Development/Pages/Antifoam.aspxAntifoamNew silicone based antifoams help produce cost-efficient pulp.