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Antifoam agent safe for people and machine.

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Silicone antifoams and defoamers

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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LeatherSewing machine sewing an artificial leather.Silicones Protect and Enhance Leather. Leatherhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Market_And_Application/Pages/Leather.aspx
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AgricultureBack of an agriculture truck spreading agrichemical on a field.Silicone to help agriculture meet the challenge of feeding the world.Agriculturehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Agriculture.aspx
ChemicalsSynthesis, Performance and Process. Discover silicone the key aid for chemical processes.Chemicalshttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Chemicals.aspx
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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 the dependable, safe and biocompatible material for life science.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 coatings add value.Pulp & Paperhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/pulp-and-paper.aspx
Rubber, Plastic & CompositeClose on multiple coloured cables.Silicone Rubber the story of Polymers helping PolymersRubber, Plastic & Compositehttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/rubber-plastic-and-composite.aspx
Textiles & LeatherClose on a black leather seat.Silicone softeners, water-repellents and coatings.Textiles & Leatherhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/Industries/Pages/Textiles-and-Leather.aspx

 

 

Defoamer for Chemical IndustriesA blue antifoam liquid solution with bubbles https://silicones.elkem.com/EN/Our_offer/KEC/Pages/Case-Studies/Defoamer -for-Chemical-Industries.aspxDefoamer for Chemical IndustriesFor a chemical industry using less essential resources.

 

 

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