Michem® Emulsion 36840

Brand Family Overview

Licomer® is a family of water-based polymer dispersions and wax emulsions for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended for floor polish, automotive polish, shoe polish and leather polish applications.

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


Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fruit & Vegetable Coatingsmoisture control
Building Paintsblock resistance, open time, water resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, water beading, water repellence

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, opaque liquid
pH8.5 - 9.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME36840)
SNG (ME36840.S)


Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.