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Form Release Agents & Form Treatment

SpecChem’s Form Release Agents are the key to achieving a clean and efficient release of concrete formwork. Our high-quality products provide excellent lubrication, allowing the concrete to easily separate from the forms. With our form release agents, you can say goodbye to residue, stains, and discoloration on the concrete surface. They are specially formulated to prevent bonding of the concrete to forms and liners, reducing the need for extensive cleaning. Trust SpecChem for reliable and effective form release agents that protect your formwork and ensure smooth concrete pours.

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Form Release Agents & Form Treatment

All You Need To Know

frequently asked questions

Form release agents are essential products used in the concrete construction industry to prevent concrete from sticking to the forms and molds used in casting. They ensure easy removal of the concrete without damaging the formwork.

Using a form release agent offers several benefits. It prevents the concrete from sticking to the formwork, improving the finish of the concrete surface. It also reduces the potential for damage to the formwork or molds during the concrete removal process.

Form release agents can leave a smooth, glossy, or matte finish on the surface of the concrete. This is particularly useful in decorative concrete installations or in commercial and residential settings where the appearance of the concrete is important.

Yes, form release agents are versatile and can be used in various concrete construction applications. They are suitable for commercial, industrial, and residential projects.

Yes, form release agents are easy to apply. They can be sprayed, brushed, or rolled onto the formwork or molds before pouring the concrete.

Yes, many form release agents are formulated to be environmentally friendly. They are designed to meet industry standards and regulations while providing effective performance.

The longevity of a form release agent depends on various factors such as weather conditions, type of formwork, and application method. It is recommended to follow the manufacturer’s instructions for the specific product being used.

Yes, form release agents can be used with various types of formwork materials, including wood, metal, and plastic. It is important to choose a form release agent that is compatible with the specific formwork material being used.

It is important to follow the safety guidelines provided by the manufacturer when using form release agents. This may include wearing protective equipment such as gloves and goggles and ensuring proper ventilation in the work area.

Choosing the right form release agent depends on factors like the type of formwork material, the complexity of the concrete structure, and the desired finish of the concrete surface. SpecChem offers a variety of form release agents suitable for different applications. It’s recommended to consult with a SpecChem representative or refer to the product documentation to select the most suitable product for your project.

Form Release Agents & Form Treatment

Core products

Bio Strip WB

100% biodegradable water-based form release agent


Reactive form release agent

SpecStrip Plus

A premium reactive form release agent


Multipurpose form treatment concentrate

Competitor Equivalents

Product comparision

  • Form-EZE Natural
  • J-4 Bio
  • J-1EF
  • Farm Fresh XL
  • Crete-Lease BioTru
  • NoxCrete Bio-Nox
  • Nox-Crete PCE
  • Nox-Crete Form Clean
  • Crete-Lease 880
  • Nox-Crete RA-10
  • Nox-CreteRA-10 250
  • Form Shield Pure
  • Cast-Off
  • Duogard
  • Duogard Citrus
  • Duogard NE
  • J-1
  • J-1-A
  • Cresset 727
  • Cresset Super Strip 60
  • L&M E-Z Strip
  • Debond
  • Nox-Crete Chembeton 250
  • Lambert Form Release 88 VOC
  • ChemMasters Release
  • Kaufman FormKote OTC
  • FormShield G
  • J-2
  • Crystal Release VOC
  • Duogard Plus
  • J-3
  • Crete-Lease 880 VOC
  • Nox-Crete Form Coating 250
  • L&M DeBond Gold
  • Western Blue Ribbon
  • Nox-Crete Aluminox
  • FormShield WB
  • Duogard II
  • Lamberts Corp. Form Release WB
  • Nox-Crete Deactivator

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