Rubber Release Agents

Mold Release Agents for Rubber Compounds    Request a Sample

McGee Industries has manufactured rubber release agents and anti-tack coatings for over fifty years. Our release agents will protect mold surfaces from tenacious rubber compounds, dramatically reduce porosity, and stand up to the most abrasive rubbers. We offer cost-effective, semi-permanent release agents for all rubber compounds with varying attributes to suit individual needs. Explore below for more information or contact us today for specific product details.

Check out our article

in Rubber World Magazine


31 Years of Lessons Learned: The 6 rules of thumb for rubber release agents

Technical Service, February 2018

by Bob Edelmayer, Senior McLube Technical Representative

Rubber World Feb. 2018

Benefits of McLube Mold  Release Agents for Rubber

Self-repairing coatings for effective release of abrasive compounds like FKM

Provide superior release characteristics and durability

Increased slip for deep draws, undercuts and small sprue openings

Extended tooling and mold lifespan

Non-oily, dry and colorless

No transfer and no pinholing

Will not cause knit lines

Environmentally conscious with VOC-free options

Chemically inert, thermally stable to 1,000 degrees F

Reduced rejection rates and scrap

Operator-friendly and non-dusting

  • Water or solvent-based
  • Concentrated or ready-to-use
  • Semi-permanent (multiple releases per application)
  • Non-flammable solvents
  • Heat-cure or air-cure/fast-drying
  • Easy-to-use aerosols available

  • Ready-to-use aerosol can
  • Wipe-on
  • Atomizing spray gun
  • Brushing

EPDM, FKM and other fluoroelastomers, Silicone, Nitrile, BUNA, natural rubber, HNBR, Butyl, polychloroprene, SBR, Neoprene and peroxide-cured rubbers, ECO, CPE

Rubber to metal bonding, Injection molding (hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, electrical), extrusion, compression molding, transfer molding, and new tire molding

1-G, 5-gallon pail, 55-gallon drum, 275-gallon tote, Aerosol (6oz, 10oz, 12oz, 16oz)

Overview of McLube Service

Our technical representatives have the industry-specific knowledge and expertise required to analyze complex production concerns and make informed recommendations. If McLube does not currently have the perfect coating for your application, we will offer to create a new product catered to your unique specifications.

How it works

  • Give us a call and tell us about the issue.
  • We do an in-depth analysis of your production issue before making any suggestions.
  • McLube products are sampled free of charge.
  • After product testing and approval…prompt delivery of your solution.
  • Continued McLube Service and Support

Contact McLube for specific product information, pricing, and safety data sheets.

External Resources: Rubber World Magazine