Mikrokoll XN

Mikrokoll XN

antifoaming agent

Chemical composition

emulsion of polysiloxanes and esters


white liquid

pH - value (1:10)

7.0 - 8.0




stable to acids, alkalis and salts under usual conditions


soluble in water

Field of application

Antifoaming agent for all kind of aqueous systems. Suitable for alkali, acid and neutral liquors.



  • suitable for printing pastes
  • applicable on different machines, including jets
  • applicable in a wide temperature range
  • additional de-aerating power



      Mikrokoll XN is stirred into cold water to a white emulsion in a ratio between 1 : 10 and 1 : 50.

      Dyeing bath

      Mikrokoll XN

      0.10 – 0.30 g/l


      Mikrokoll XN

      0.50 – 1.00 g/l


      Mikrokoll XN

      1.00 – 2.00 g/l

      Waste water treatment

      Mikrokoll XN

      approx. 50 g/m3

      The dosage depends thereby on the foam producing substance, the foam stability, pH-value, temperature and the intensity of the mechanical strain.


      Mikrokoll XN is a technical product and variations in colour and viscosity can happen. The properties for application are not touched by this.

      Storage temperature

      Storage at temperatures between 5 °C and 40 °C.

      Shelf life

      Up to 12 months in the original sealed packing.


      Stir before use.

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