Exterior Wood Protection

Our polymers and additives help extend the maintenance cycle of low VOC water-based clear wood finishes and stains designed for exterior wood decking and siding.



Added to wood finish formulations, Michem® Wood Coating products penetrate and protect wood against water swelling; Ecrylic™ polymers add toughness and longer service life.

Polymers for Exterior Wood Protection MFFT (°C) % Non-Volatile adhesion block resistance durability flexibility water resistance

Ecrylic™ RA 576 H

(Waterbased emulsion of an acrylic/methacrylic acid ester copolymer)

Provides good flexibility and excellent block resistance for interior and exterior wood coatings and provides excellent adhesion to difficult substrates. This product is APE free.

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Additives & Modifiers for Exterior Wood Protection Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge block resistance durability mar resistance matting release scratch resistance slip resistance stain and dirt resistance swell resistance water beading water repellence water resistance

Michem® Emulsion 36840

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Improves water resistance, mar resistance and anti-block properties in paints and coatings.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                  

Michem® Emulsion 48040M2

(Nonionic microcrystalline wax emulsion)

Provides excellent anti-blocking and release properties for building paint, industrial molding and industrial wood applications.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 62330

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene emulsion)

This fine particle sized emulsion provides excellent water repellency, corrosion resistance, block resistance and lubricity when added to varnishes and other coatings, without affecting gloss.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Anionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 66035

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

An excellent waterbeading agent for exterior coatings providing early water beading and anti-blocking properties as well. It also is successfully used for hot tire scuff resistance in asphalt.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                

Michem® Emulsion 71150

(Anionic scale wax emulsion)

A stable high solids water resistant additive for coatings. It is also effective in controlling concrete curing and providing donnability and release for industrial molding applications.

Emulsion 50 - 51 Anionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 71152

(Anionic Scale wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water resistance in paint and varnish applications.

Emulsion 52 - 53 Anionic                  

Michem® Emulsion 91240G

(Nonionic polyethylene emulsion)

Provides excellent anti-blocking, scratch and mar resistance as well as gloss in inks, coatings and overprint varnishes .

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 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 polyethylene 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 98040M1

(Nonionic Fischer Tropsch wax emulsion)

Used to provide superior slip, abrasion resistance and antiblock properties in paint and varnish, seed coatings and wood applications.

Emulsion 38.0 - 42.0 Nonionic                  

Michem® Guard 1351

(Nonionic polyethylene wax dispersion)

Improves rub and abrasion resistance in pigmented coatings and semi-gloss coatings, inks and OPV's at very low addition rates.

Dispersion 64.0 - 66.0 Nonionic                    

Michem® Guard 349

(Nonionic polyethylene dispersion)

Designed to impart rub resistance, block resistance and matting properties to aqueous paints, coatings and inks.

Dispersion 49.5 - 50.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Guard 7140

(Anionic polyethylene dispersion)

A water-based, dispersion which improves blocking, rub and abrasion resistance, and matting in pigmented coatings and semi-gloss coatings, inks, and overprint varnishes and at very low addition rates. It also produces smooth satin finishes at 5-10% addition rates.

Dispersion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                    

Michem® Lube 156

(Nonionic carnauba wax emulsion)

An additive in auto polishes, cosmetics, paints, coatings and graphic arts to increase scratch resistance, lubrication, release and anti-block properties.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Nonionic                    

Michem® Lube 160PFP

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

This phenol-free additive provides slip and anti-block properties when used in coatings for seeds, metal, wood and OPP films.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                      

Michem® Lube 182

(Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax emulsion)

Provides slip, release and anti-block properties in a number of applications ranging from wood coatings to being blended with synthetic and natural lattices. It is also a mar and scratch resistant and water repellent additive in varnishes and other coatings. This product is slightly higher in melt point than Michem® Lube 180.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                      

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                  

Michem® Lube 270R

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water and block resistance in paint and coating formulations. This product is useful for long term water bead and for water repellency on wood as well as a tire dressing and buffability for auto care.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                

Michem® Lube 511

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water beading, water repellence, release and anti-block for seed coatings, wood and architectural coatings.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                    

Michem® Lube 693

(Anionic polyethylene/paraffin emulsion)

Enhances water repellency, water beading, and moisture/moisture vapor resistance. This product is widely used in the wood coatings industries.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                

Michem® Lube 723

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water repellancy and block resistance when used in the paint and coatings industry.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                  

Michem® Lube 743

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Exhibiting a high degree of water, block and mar resistance, and excellent compatibility, this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Lube 743G

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Exhibiting a high degree of water resistance and block resistance this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Seal 8180

(Silicone emulsion)

An additive that provides durability, and water, stain and dirt repellency to architectural surfaces.

Emulsion 79.0 - 83.0                

Michem® Seal 8340

(Waterproofing sealer)

A one component concrete or masonry sealer that provides the performance of a two component epoxy coating. This product provides excellent water, grease, oil and solvent resistance on concrete. It also displays good hot tire pick-up resistance and excellent gloss. This product should not be used for slip resistance.

Emulsion 38.0 - 42.0                      

Michem® Wood Coating 50

(Anionic proprietary blend)

Provides excellent water resistance for topical wood coatings. This product works to prevent the swelling of wood in the presence of water as well as providing great water bead.

Emulsion 29.0 - 31.0 Anionic                

Michem® Wood Coating 75

(Anionic proprietary blend)

Provides excellent water resistance for topical wood coatings. This product works to prevent the swelling of wood in the presence of water, as well as providing great water bead with lower VOC.

Emulsion 29.0 - 31.0 Anionic                

NatureShield® 41

(Anionic linseed oil emulsion)

NatureShield® 41 is a natural oil emulsion which imparts water resistance to wood and concrete. It also provides a wet look to stone surfaces. As a penetrating oil emulsion, it highlights the grain of wood substrates. The drying effect of the emulsion provides a moderate resistance to scratching.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                  

NatureShield® 30

(Anionic tung oil emulsion)

Containing 99.5% natural ingredients this additive imparts good water bead to seed, wood and concrete coatings.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Anionic                    

NatureShield® 40

(Anionic boiled linseed oil emulsion)

A natural oil emulsion that imparts water resistance to wood and concrete.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                  

Wax Dispersion 40

(Solvent dispersion of paraffin wax)

Most effective as a water repellent aid, this dispersion also has some slip and release properties in solvent applications. It is most effective when used in formulations for deck, architectural and industrial coatings.

Solvent Dispersion 39.5 - 40.5                  

 

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