antifoaming


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antifoaming

having the capacity to reduce or prevent the formation of foam: (1) for the reduction of foam in pulmonary edema, e.g. by the inhalation of nebulized ethyl alcohol; (2) for the reduction or prevention of formation of foam in the rumen, e.g. oils, alcohol ethoxylate detergents, and poloxalenes.
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Novel Surfactants for Antifoaming, Wetting, and Improved Pigment Dispersions--Ethox Chemicals
The study focuses on the following most commonly used, specific groups of industrial water and wastewater treatment chemicals: opH conditioners oCoagulants oFlocculants oCorrosion and Scale Inhibitors oBiocides and Disinfectants oOther types of chemicals (*Other types include softeners, antifoaming, defoaming, colour control, and odour control) -- In the GCC countries, there are limited applications for water treatment chemicals besides for caustic soda, sulphuric acid, and hydrochloric acid, which are extensively used in the oil and gas, petrochemicals, and chemical industries.
VEGETABLE OILS - AN INTRODUCTION II-33 Vegetable Oils: An Evolutionary Run-Through II-33 Cooking Oils and Sprays II-33 Production Process: Cooking Oil II-34 Oil Selection - Critical to Food Taste & Texture II-34 New Vistas for Soapstock II-35 Primary Properties of Oils II-35 Chemical Structure of Oils II-35 Chemical and Physical Properties of Vegetable Oils II-36 Significance of Various Physical Properties II-36 Color and Odor: II-36 Smoke Point: II-36 Solid Fat Index (SFI) II-36 The Active Oxygen Method (AOM) II-36 Peroxide Value: II-36 Antifoaming agents: II-37 Free Fatty Acids (FFA): II-37 Melting Point II-37 Iodine Value II-37 A Sneak Preview - From 50s to the Present II-37
Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Antifoaming Agents by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Middle East Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales for the Years 2001 through 2010 in US$ Million (includes corresponding graph/chart) II-70
Munzing/Ultra Additives LLC specializes in antifoaming and defoaming agents.
Mechanisms of Aqueous Foam Stability and Antifoaming Action With and Without Oil: A Thin Film Approach," Foams: Fundamentals and Applications in the Petroleum Industry, Advances in Chemistry Series 242, Schramm, L.
Allison certified the new Mobil Delvac Synthetic ATF as a TES-295 fluid based on the exceptional results of a number of different performance tests, including the fluid's resistance to oxidation, viscosity stability, antifoaming capabilities, extreme temperature performance and antiwear properties.
Novel Surfactants for Antifoaming, Wetting, and Improved Pigment Dispersions--Chip Palmer, Chuck Hinton, Calvin Wicker, Jim Tanner, and Chris Welch, Ethox Chemicals
The company uses Watson-Marlow pumpheads on its computer-controlled fermentors to precisely meter acids, alkalis, and antifoaming agents.
Novel Surfactants for Antifoaming Wetting and Improved Pigment Dispersions--Chip Palmer and Jim Tanner, Ethox Chemicals, LLC, and Lisa Fine, Flexo Tech, Inc.
Ultra Additives specializes in ANTIFOAMING and DEFOAMING agents.
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