Release agent

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release agent

[ri′lēs ‚ā·jənt]
(materials)
A lubricant, such as wax or silicone oil, used to coat a mold cavity to prevent the molded piece from sticking when removed. Also known as mold release; parting agent.

Release agent

A substance that is applied to formwork in order to prevent adhesion between a concrete surface and the face of the form.

release agent

In formwork, any material that is used to prevent the bonding of concrete to a surface.
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9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Increase use of mold release agents in application industries The mold release agents' market size is expected to reach USD 1.
com/research/7z9k78/mold_release) has announced the addition of the "Mold Release Agents Market - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.
Part of AAK's successful Rolloff[R] range of release agents, Rolloff[R] 600 is applied to oven bands, tins and belts using spray gun or spinning disc systems to help goods release cleanly once baked.
The problem of polyurea build-up, associated with the use of aqueous release agents, was not observed because of the small amounts of compound used.
Products range from pre-dispersed polymer-bound chemicals, processing promoters and vulcanization and filler activators to anti-sun check waxes, release agents, tire marking inks and high-performance curing bladders.
ITW Franklynn is one of the world's longest established and most innovative manufacturers of mould release agents.
SITTM has developed a concrete form release agent and asphalt release chemicals that they're marketing as a low-VOC's (volatile organic compounds), low-toxicity and a highly biodegradeable product that's a greener alternative to petroleum-based release agents.
Together with Lusin Clean L101 F and Lusin Clean L 52 F, we are now able to provide our customers with a comprehensive portfolio of NSF-registered release agents and cleaning products.
With conventional release agents, heat transmission between the molten metal and the die is largely minimized by this air cushion.
Release All environmentally friendly release agents for metal and plastic molds contain no CFCs, low VOCs, and are non-Red Label.
RCAI (OTCBB:RCAA), a world leader in environmentally-friendly industrial release agents and lubricants, announced today that it is launching a new promotion of its eco-friendly release agent to help tackle diesel abuse in asphalt handling.
The report"Mold Release Agents Market by Type (Water based and Solvent based), by Application (Die Casting, Rubber, Concrete, Plastic, Food Processing, Papers, & Others) and by Regions - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020" , published by MarketsandMarkets, The Mold Release Agents Market is expected to reach USD 1.