Oriented Strand Board

We offer mold release agents for the manufacturing of pMDI based oriented strand board (OSB) that reduce slip and produce a light colored board. Our solutions exhibit minimal nasal irritation compared to soap based alternatives.

Formulated Coatings for Oriented Strand Board release

Michem® Release Agent 9004

(Proprietary release blend)

A platen coating that acts as a metal sealer. It imparts a low COF to seal the surface of the platen, produces a cleaner surface, and reduces the frequency of cleanings. It also provides a smoother board surface over time, requiring less sanding.

Michem® Wood Release 1117A

(Proprietary release blend)

Release agent for pMDI based oriented strand board, linear strand board and particleboard engineered wood. It provides a low COF coating creating release of the wood fiber from the press plate, resulting in a lighter colored board with reduced buildup. Operating with this product virtually eliminates process slip issues resulting in improved productivity. Exhibits minimal nasal irritation compared to other soap based products.

Michem® Wood Release 1126

(Proprietary release blend)

Creates a low COF coating that provides release of the wood strands from the press plate or belt. Results include lighter board color, reduced buildup, no process slip, and non-foaming.

Michem® Wood Release 1136

(Proprietary release blend.)

Release agent for pMDI based oriented strand board, linear strand board and particleboard engineered wood. It provides a low coefficient of friction coating creating release of the wood fiber from the press plate resulting in a lighter colored board with reduced build up. Virtually eliminates process slip issues resulting in improved productivity.

Contact Michelman for more information or to request a sample.


Equipment for Oriented Strand Board

  • MWR-100
    MWR-100

    Modular duplex blending system which precisely dilutes and applies Michelman release products