Algodefoamer is an effective antifoaming agent used in pulp and paper industry. The product is recommended for use at paper machine to control foam.


  1. Improves the formation of paper by reducing the pin holes caused by the foam.
  2. Improves the paper machine runability.
  3. Reduces the breaks at paper machine caused by the foam lumps.
  4. Increases the production.



Appearance                 Off white paste

PH                               7 to 8

Ionic nature                 Non ionic

Solubility                     Forms emulsion in water


A 5 to 10% solution of Algodefoamer is to be prepared by dissolving in water with proper agitation .It can be added in the machine chest, head box or in the white water tray. A continuous dose is recommended. The quantity of Algodefoamer depends upon various foam producing factors. However for continuous dose 200 to 300 grams per ton of pulp is an ideal quantity.


Algodefoamer is supplied in 50 Kg. HDPE carboys. Alternative packing to suit individual requirements can be considered.