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Contaminant Control Agents

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

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Left unchecked, organic contaminants and inorganic scales can lead to any number of problems for papermakers, including lost production, sheet defects and unscheduled shutdowns. Solenis offers a comprehensive portfolio of contaminant control agents for papermaking, combined with deep applications expertise and experience with all types of machines and grades of paper, to address a variety of contaminant control challenges.

Papermakers are faced with ever-changing global market conditions that push them to produce higher-quality paper to meet new and innovative end-product uses while reducing their overall operating costs to maintain profitability. They must also deal with increasing amounts of recycled fiber sources and qualities, stringent regulatory requirements and effluent minimization goals. Solenis helps papermakers overcome these challenges by providing sustainable solutions that meet product development goals, increase production and improve quality.

In addition to a world-class portfolio of contaminant control agents for papermaking, Solenis has a dedicated team of applications specialists who are knowledgeable in chemistry, engineering and papermaking processes. These applications experts troubleshoot customers’ contaminant control problems, bringing to bear extensive insights and knowledge gained over the years while servicing hundreds of papermakers from around the world. So, whether your objective is to maximize production, to improve quality or to reduce operating costs, you can count on us to deliver the right contaminant control solutions to address your efficiency and quality challenges.

Contaminant Control Agents for Papermaking

Solenis offers a broad range of products designed to meet the contaminant control needs of your entire papermaking operation. These solutions include:

Stock Preparation Area

  • Pitch control agents
  • Scale inhibitors
  • Stickies control agents

Forming Section

  • Acid/alkaline boilouts
  • Deposit inhibitors
  • Foam cleaners
  • Scale inhibitors
  • Wire cleaners
  • Wire passivation aids

Press Section

  • Deposit inhibitors
  • Press felt cleaners
  • Press felt conditioners
  • Press felt passivation aids
  • Press roll release aids

Dryer Section

  • Deposit inhibitors
  • Dryer cylinder passivation aids
  • Dryer fabric cleaners
  • Dryer fabric passivation aids

In addition to our contaminant control agents for papermaking, we also offer a variety of monitoring and control solutions, including:

  • Automated chemical feed and control systems
  • Data management service
  • Deposit monitoring systems
  • Inventory monitoring service

Complementing our portfolio of contaminant control agents are a variety of field and laboratory service offerings, including:

  • Applications expertise
  • Diagnostic expertise
  • Laboratory analysis
    • Deposit
    • Felts and fabrics
    • Sheet defects
    • Water
  • Product screening expertise

Innovations

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Case histories

Case history

Supercharged Cationic Polymer Reduces Cost in Competitive Market

PerForm™ PC8933

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Case history

New Felt Cleaner Improves Quality and Reduces Downtime

Presstige™ FB9080 Felt Cleaning and Conditioning Agent

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