Wesel, September 16, 2005

BYK-®016: Many Advantages Combined in One Additive

BYK-Chemie developed a new defoamer that complies with FDA requirements for usage in printing applications with food contact: BYK-®016. It is free of mineral oil and silicones and conforms not only with FDA §175.300 but also with four more paragraphs.

BYK®-016 shows excellent defoaming properties in aqueous printing inks and overprint varnishes, along with easy incorporation and high storage stability. Furthermore, BYK®-016 is suitable for all aqueous coating systems.

More information on this and other new products of BYK-Chemie: www.byk-chemie.com