Michem® Lube 182

Brand Family Overview

Ecrothan® polyurethane dispersions and PU-acrylic hybrid dispersions are specially developed for applications requiring maximum durability in a beautiful finish, e.g. for industrial wood. Available in grades for hard surfaces and flexible substrates, including 100% cosolvent-free grades.

See more Ecrothan products.


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.


Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagelubricity/slip resistance, water resistance
Textiles & Leatherblock resistance, scuff resistance and feel
Automotive Carebuffability
Building Paintsrelease, water resistance
Glovesblock resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticblock resistance, lubricity, scratch resistance, water resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionrelease

See more products recommended for Cable & Cordage.
See more products recommended for Textiles & Leather.
See more products recommended for Automotive Care.
See more products recommended for Building Paints.
See more products recommended for Gloves.
See more products recommended for Industrial Wood & Plastic.
See more products recommended for Exterior Wood Protection.
Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH4.5 - 7.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <15
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML182)
SNG (ML182.S)