Defoamer 105 is 10% food grade silicone antifoam designed to control foam in the brewing process. It can be added to the kettle or the fermenter, or both. The functional properties especially developed to prevent and eliminate excessive foam include quick dispersibility, slight insolubility, relative stability, and spread ability, in the foaming system. All emulsifiers used in Defoamer 105 are non ionic.
Works similar to Fermcap. Typical dosage is 1 to 3 drops per 19 litres.
Usually available in two sizes:
- 2oz (59ml)
- 1 Gal (3.78L)
Manufacturer: Five Star Chemicals