The applications of silicone antifoams
Silicone antifoams are amongst the most efficient products used to control production foaming issues. This selector guide describes a complete line of Mera Chemical Silicones antifoams which have been found particularly useful in many applications.
In selecting the best type and quantity of silicone defoamer, each application must be considered separately. In addition to the primary differences of the non-aqueous and aqueous system requirements, there are differences in the same process when formulations are changed.
Some of the factors are: