Serving a wide range of industries
Industrial release applications are essential to properly mold plastics, metals, rubber and other materials. To obtain the right separation properties, slip effect and surface aspects, Elkem Silicones provides you with a wide choice of ingredients and raw materials to optimize formulations for specific applications. Our release ingredients are designed to facilitate the manufacture of quality products efficiently and cost-effectively, while reducing waste and the consumption of water and energy.
Our experts are available on all four continents to advise you and provide technical support. Elkem Silicones release solutions are applied in a great diversity of industries and for a wide variety of materials:
In foundries for molding metals, in croning and die casting processes (aluminum, ZAMAK, magnesium, etc.)
For rubber and polyurethane molding and extrusion
For tire curing and retreading
For thermoplastic processing
For composites, concrete, panel pressing and other applications.