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Defoamers

Innovative chemistries, advanced monitoring and control systems, and expert support for your foam control challenges.

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Entrained air and surface foam can cause a variety of quality, production and environmental problems for industrial operations. To help industrial operations overcome these issues, Solenis offers a full range of foam control agents and antifoam agents. These foam control products minimize the detrimental effects of entrained air, surface foam and surfactant-stabilized foam in aqueous manufacturing systems and address most, if not all, foam-related issues and regulatory requirements.

Our portfolio of foam control agents and antifoam agents includes oil-based defoamers, silicone-based defoamers, surfactant-based concentrate defoamers, and water-based defoamers as well as a variety of specialty formulations. And, our portfolio comes backed by a dedicated team of applications experts and state-of-the-art monitoring and control solutions to provide complete system control.

Defoamers & Antifoams
Solenis offers a comprehensive portfolio of foam control agents and antifoam agents for both defoamer (foam knockdown) and antifoam (foam prevention) applications. Our chemical solutions include:

Defoamer Platforms

  • Oil-based defoamers
    • Concentrate and water extended formulations
  • Silicone-based defoamers
  • Surfactant concentrate defoamers
  • Water-based defoamers

Specialty Formulations

  • Fatty alcohol solutions
  • Hydrophobic silica solutions
  • Oil-free solutions
  • Silicone-free solutions
  • Wax-free solutions

Solenis offers several monitoring and control solutions for foam control applications, including:

  • Automated chemical feed and control systems
    • Foam control system for wastewater applications
  • Data management service
  • Inventory monitoring service

 

Complementing our portfolio of defoamers and antifoams are a variety of field and laboratory service offerings, including:

  • Defoamer and antifoam application expertise
  • Diagnostic expertise
  • Laboratory analysis
    • Process fluid
    • Water
  • Product screening expertise
    • Brownstock drainage tester
    • Foam cell tester

Innovations

Case histories

Case history

Dual Product Approach Delivers Significant Pulp Quality Improvements

Advantage™ BN3398 and BN3369 Defoaming Agents

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Case history

Advanced Foam Control for Wastewater

OnGuard™ AF Monitoring & Control System

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