Air Products and Chemicals has iuntroduced its Airase 4500 Defoamer, a proprietary organic oil defoamer designed to eliminate foam, pinholes and entrapped air in water-based inks, adhesives and coatings without generating surface defects. It contains no added-mineral oils, HAPs or APEs and has several US FDA 21CFR 175 and 176 compliances.
It also complies with the following European regulations: Plastics Regulation PIM (EC) 10/2011; Swiss Ordinance SR 817.023.21 (contains substances from lists A and B); and German BfR XXXVI – Paper and Board for Food Contact.
A defoamer for a broad range of water-based applications, Airase 4500 is a low viscosity, easy-to-handle liquid that is suitable for a broad range of applications requiring food contact compliances.
Air Products Launches Airase 4500 Defoamer