Industrial Release

Silicones Optimize Industrial Release Applications.

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​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.

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Industrial release

 

 

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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
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