Michem® Lube 985

Brand Family Overview

DigiGuard® aqueous and UV curable overprint varnishes protect and enhance the appearance of printed materials. Various grades are available for commercial print jobs; form, fill and seal packaging; and food contact applications.

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Michem® Lube 985 can provide slip, release and anti-blocking properties in a number of applications from wood coatings to being blended with synthetic and natural lattices.


Anionic co-emulsion of carnauba and paraffin waxes

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, release, slip resistance

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH4.5 - 7.0
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1500
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML985)