Industrial & Institutional

Designed for the most demanding I&I applications, the Licomer® system is maintenance-friendly for all types of flooring surfaces. Our environmentally friendly products feature:



• Low VOC, APE-free, formaldehyde-free

• Optimum balance of polish buffability, low maintenance, hardness, durability, slip resistance and gloss

• Leveling aids for a superior finish

• Durability against scuff & mar, black heel marks, and harsh cleaning chemicals

Polymers for Industrial & Institutional MFFT (°C) % Non-Volatile abrasion resistance alcohol resistance black heel resistance buffability detergent resistance for Polishes dirt pick-up resistance dry bright easy removal gloss enhancement hardness leveling aid traffic resistance water resistance wetting and spreadability

Ecrothan® 2012

(Water-based anionic polyurethane - acrylic hybrid system)

Provides very good abrasion, water, and blocking resistance and fast hardness development for floor coatings, parquet lacquers and industrial coatings.

30 34.0 - 36.0                      

Ecrothan® 4075

(Water-based anionic polyurethane dispersion)

Provides excellent abrasion resistance, water resistance and high flexibility for floor coatings and parquet lacquers. This product is APE free and can be used as one component as well as two component systems.

0 39.0 - 41.0                        

Licomer® A 41

(Styrene-Acrylate copolymer dispersion)

Provides high gloss and excellent film formation for dry bright emulsions for household floors, shoes and leather products.

45 39.0 - 41.0                        

Licomer® A 53

(Acrylic polymer dispersion)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors providing good gloss, good dirt repellency and good resistance to water and detergents.

55 39.0 - 41.0            

Licomer® A 623

(Styrene - Acrylate copolymer dispersion)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors. This product provides excellent gloss (wet look), easy buffability with ultra-high-speed machines, excellent water and detergent resistance, excellent removal properties without metal salts, good traffic resistance, low ammonium odor, good dirt repellency and low presence of black heel marks.

75 39.0 - 41.0      

Licomer® A 65

(Styrene - Acrylate copolymer dispersion)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors. This product provides excellent gloss, good traffic resistance, easy buffability, good dirt repellence and low presence of black heel marks, excellent removal properties, low ammonia odor and excellent resistance to water and detergents.

55 39.0 - 41.0          

Licomer® M 36

(Styrene-Acrylate copolymer dispersion, metal containing)

Suitable for easy removal dry-bright emulsions and provides a film with good resistance to alcohol.

40 37.0 - 39.0                    

Licomer® M 55

(Styrene- Acrylate copolymer dispersion, metal containing)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors. This product provides high gloss, good traffic resistance, good dirt repellence and low presence of black heel marks, easy removal with ammonium cleaning agents, and excellent water and detergent resistance.

55 37.0 - 39.0            

Licomer® M 63

(Styrene-Acrylate copolymer dispersion, metal containing)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors. This product provides excellent gloss, good traffic resistance on large surfaces, easy buffability with ultra-high-speed machines, good dirt repellence and low presence of black heel marks, excellent removal with ammonium cleaning agents, and excellent mechanical properties.

70 39.0 - 41.0        

Licomer® T 51

(Acrylic copolymer dispersion, metal containing)

Suitable for dry-bright emulsions and cleaning products due to high transparency and hardness. This product provides good wetting and spreadability.

55 39.0 - 41.0                      
Additives & Modifiers for Industrial & Institutional Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge abrasion resistance black heel resistance block resistance buffability gloss enhancement hardness leveling aid mar resistance mold release rub resistance scratch resistance slip resistance water resistance wetting and spreadability

Licomer® R 20

(Ammonia solution of a rosin, modified with maleic acid)

A commonly used wetting agent for floor polish.

Solution 19.0 - 21.0                          

Licomer® W 11

(Anionic / Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

Designed for floor polish formulations this emulsion provides high hardness, gloss, and forms a clear film. It also provides abrasion resistance, anti-block and slip properties, water resistance, black heel mark resistance and excellent resistance to scratching.

Emulsion 34.0 - 36.0 Anionic / Nonionic                      

Licomer® W 19

(Anionic / Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

Designed for floor polish formulations, this emulsion provids high hardness and gloss. It forms a clear film and also provides excellent abrasion resistance, water resistance and excellent resistance to scratching. It is also suitable for flexographic printing lacquers and inks for improved resistance to rubbing and scratching.

Emulsion 34.0 - 36.0 Anionic / Nonionic                    

Licomer® W 315 FP

(Anionic / Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

A high anti-slip emulsion suitable for floors, finishes on shoes, leather, etc.

Emulsion 17.0 - 19.0 Anionic / Nonionic                          

Michem® Dispersion 91530

(Acrylic resin dispersion)

An additive best used as a leveling aid, gloss enhancer and for buffability and mar resistance for the floor finish industry. It is also effective for gloss enhancement for auto polish formulas.

Specialty Dispersion 29.0 - 31.0                      

Michem® Emulsion 44730

(Nonionic ethylene acrylic acid copolymer)

This formalin and APE free additive provides anti-slip and black heel mark resistance for floor polish applications. It also provides abrasion resistance for seed coatings as well as lubricity for seed coatings and die lubes.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Emulsion 67235

(Nonionic, high density polyethylene emulsion)

A phenol free additive best used in water based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness and/or block resistance is needed. It has proven very effective for mar resistance in floor polish formulations, as well as mar resistance and shine in car polish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 93135M

(Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

A phenol and formaldehyde free emulsion used in floor polish formulations for black heel mark resistance, toughness and buffability, mar, scuff and chemical resistance. It is also suitable for sizing applications for chopped strands as well as for continuous fiber.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                    

Michem® Emulsion 93235

(Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

This phenol free additive is best used in water based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness and/or block resistance is needed. It has proven very effective for mar resistance in floor polish formulations as well as mar resistance and shine in car polish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 93335

(Nonionic HDPE emulsion)

Enhances anti-blocking, slip properties and mar resistance and is used most effectively for wood coatings,inks and overprint varnishes.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                  

Michem® Emulsion 93935

(Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

A phenol and formaldehyde free wax emulsion used in floor polish formulations where it imparts black heel resistance, toughness and buffability and mar and scuff resistance. It is also useful in paint and varnish formulations to impart durability, block, mar and scratch resistance.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                    

Michem® Emulsion 94340

(Nonionic polypropylene emulsion)

A phenol free additive best used in floor polish and overprint varnish formulations when a high degree of slip resistance is needed. It also provides durability and scratch resistance to wood applications.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic / Nonionic                  

Michem® Emulsion 95535

(APEO free, nonionic, high density polyethylene emulsion)

A phenol free additive best used in water based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness and/or block resistance is needed. It has proven to be very effective for mar resistance in floor polish formulations as well as mar resistance and shine in car polish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                          

Michem® Lube 190

(Anionic polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides mar, rub, block and scratch resistance as well as improved water resistance in coatings and graphic arts formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                          

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Equipment for Industrial & Institutional