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Elkem Silicones is a leading fully integrated global silicone manufacturer with more than 60 years of silicone expertise. Elkem Silicones has manufacturing operations throughout the world and combines upstream elemental silicon production with downstream silicone market and application development expertise. The company offers a comprehensive range of silicone technologies in support of diverse specialty markets including paper release, textile coating, healthcare, moldmaking, energy, automotive, aerospace, and personal care. Elkem Silicones is owned by Elkem AS, Norway.
Elkem Silicones Release Coating business spans the globe with production and technical service locations in Europe, North America, Asia and Latin America. Elkem Silicones Silcolease[R] release silicones are used by liner and laminate producers, while narrow web printers and converters also benefit from our UV curable systems. Silcolease[R] release coatings systems are found in a variety of applications, including roll label, tapes, graphic arts, variable print, medical, industrial and construction, food release, direct mail and printed forms.
PRODUCTS AND TECHNOLOGY
Elkem Silicones Silcolease[R] release coatings are supplied as solventless, emulsion, or solvent-borne liquid systems to meet a wide variety of coating and drying capabilities. Silcolcase[R] release coatings may be coated by mayer rod, offset gravure, flexogravure, or multi-roll coating methods. Curing is achieved by applying thermal energy with IR lamps, forced air gas ovens, or dryer cans or by using UV lamps for room temperature curing. EB isn't relevant to a printer/converter/narrow web...