Antifoams

Miscellaneous Agents

Defoaming Agent offers foam control in coatings and inks.

Used to control foam in low- to medium-PVC, water-based coatings and inks,Â- Dow Corning® 108F Additive is APEO-free, has low-VOC formula, and may be used in indirect-food-contact applications. Minimized tendency to cause craters or other surface defects results in limited noticeable impact on appearance. Especially suited for premium gloss (wood coatings,...

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Paint Additives

Foam Control Agents suit waterborne inks, OPVs, and paints.

Available in variety of formulations, Dow Corning® Anti-Foam Agents control foam while minimizing film defects, such as pinholes, cratering, and fisheyes. Dow Corning® 69 and 8590 are suited for most typical foaming issues, while Dow Corning® 8603 handles more challenging foam problems. Dow Corning® 8610 is intended for systems with higher co-solvent level, and Dow...

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Proportioners

Bluestar Silicones Showcases Foam Control Additives at Plastics Recycling Conference in New Orleans

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J.- Bluestar Silicones will showcase its domestically-produced line of SILCOLAPSE(®) brand foam control additives at the Plastics Recycling Conference at the Sheraton New Orleans, March 19-20.Â-  Bluestar Silicones' technical experts will be on-hand at booth #800 to demonstrate the foam additives' knock-down capabilities in plastics and recycling wash systems. The...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Dow Corning to Launch Pulpaid Technology at China Paper

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the pulp and paper industry, will exhibit at China Paper - the 15th international exhibition and conference reaching all of China's paper-related industries - this September in Beijing. Dow Corning will be located at Booth 3503. Dow Corning has significant experience in providing technology...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Process Aid targets chemical pulping applications.

Dow Corning® AF-7500 PulpAid Concentrate is high solids emulsion formulated from advanced silicone antifoam compound technologies and complies with FDA and BfR indirect food contact recommendations. Silicone antifoam concentrate is designed for easy dilution with either tap water or demineralized water along with antimicrobial agent to produce stable, low-solids emulsions.

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Antifoams

Silicone Foam Control Product suits brownstock washing.

Dow Corning® AF-3258 PulpAid Compound is 100% active silicone antifoam designed to control foam in aggressive foaming environments typically encountered in chemical pulping such as kraft and sulfite pulp washing. Safe for use in wastewater treatment plants, it must be formulated into dispersion or emulsion prior to addition to foaming media. Formulators can prepare and preserve AF-3258...

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