AEROSIL® fumed silica for optimized crop protection formulations
A growing world population, the need for sustainable development and efficient use of resources, as well as the climate change are amongst the most important driving forces for the continuous improvement of agricultural production processes.
Our broad portfolio of AEROSIL®, SIPERNAT® and BREAK-TRHU® products offers a wide range of uniqueproperties that contribute to the development of innovative formulations, whether in liquid or powder form, as suspensions or emulsions.
This enables the manufacture of highly efficient products for crop protection, seed treatment, and plant growth.
AEROSIL® for rheology control and stabilization of liquids, suspensions and emulsions, as flow aid for powders, or for coating resp. pelletizing of seeds
SIPERNAT® as carrier for liquid active ingredients, as flow aid for powders, or for coating resp. pelletizing of seeds
BREAK-THRU® as wetting agent for non-aqueous formulations or as dispersant for suspensions
|Fact sheet: Improving your milling process with AEROSIL® fumed silica and SIPERNAT® specialty silica (pdf, 152,08 KB)
AEROSIL® and SIPERNAT® products help to keep your mill clean and ensure the flowability of your fine product.
|Industry Information 2241: AEROSIL® and SIPERNAT® Products for Optimized Crop Protection (pdf, 4,17 MB)
II 2241 provides a broad overview of products and services for the agrochemical industry.
|Industry Information 2241: AEROSIL® and SIPERNAT® Products for Optimized Crop Protection (pdf, 4,31 MB)
Industry Information No. 2241 provides a broad overview of products and services for the agrochemical industry. Our products provide important functions such as improvement of the biological activity of crop protection agents and reduction of active ingredient concentration in solid formulations. Formulations with AEROSIL® or SIPERNAT® also offer many handling advantages such as improved long-term stability of dispersions and emulsions, and user-friendly systems with simplified handling that ensure a high degree of occupational safety.
|Technical Information 1351: SIPERNAT® and AEROSIL® as flow aid and anticaking agent (pdf, 384,23 KB)
A good flowability is the prerequisite for handling powders properly, discharching them easily out of a silo and dosing them exactly. However, many powders are highly cohesive and the proper processing thereforce is a challenge.
|Technical Information 1380: AEROSIL® fumed silica - A rheology modifier for liquid crop protection formulations (pdf, 754,04 KB)
Evonik Industries offers a wide range of products for rheology modification and anti-settling effects in liquid systems based on oil dispersions formulations for crop protection formulations.
|Technical Information 1410: Improving performance of milled powder with AEROSIL® fumed silica and SIPERNAT® specialty silica (pdf, 1,39 MB)
Easier milling and improving of free flow / anticaking properties of milled powders at the same time.