DeCAL 5044 serves as an outstanding solvent-free foam control agent for aqueous systems. It finds successful application in emulsion paints, paper coatings, and adhesives.

Functions: Anti-Foaming Agent

Chemical Family: Non-Ionics

End Uses: Paper Coating

Labeling Claims: Solvent-free

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Identification & Functionality

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Features & Benefits

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Applications & Uses

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Coating End Applications
Use Level
0.1 - 0.5%
Product Applications
  • DeCAL 5044 normally used as supplied.
  • DeCAL 5044 is effective over a wide range of pH’s and temperatures controlling foam in emulsion paints and other aqueous systems.
  • DeCAL 5044 is a universal product and as such recommended addition levels can vary and should be determined by the end user. Typical addition levels are in the range of 0.1-0.5% in total as supplied.
     

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
Off White Emulsion
Immiscible In
Water
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Ionic ActivityNonionic--
Fluiditymax. 2500mPa.s-

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information

DeCAL 5044 is supplied in 200Kg drums or 1000Kg IBC’s.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
6 months
Stability

6 months minimum shelf life when stored at normal temperature. 5°C - 30°C. During storage some phasing may occur. Remixing will ensure the product is suitable for use.