Michem® Wood Release 2240

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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Designed for use as an internal release agent for the manufacture of pMDI pressed engineered wood products. It is applied upstream prior to the addition of resin providing excellent release at a low application rate and easy removal of build-up if occurring over time. It provides the added benefit of aiding cleanliness in the blow line and drier tube resulting in reduced downtime. Michelman internal application equipment is available for trialing.


Proprietary release blend

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Medium Density Fiberboardrelease

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceAmber, translucent emulsion
pH7.0 - 9.0
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <150
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MWR2240)
AUB (MWR2240.E)
SNG (MWR2240.S)


Avoid contact with eyes. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Product containers should be kept closed prior to use and when not in use.. Wear personal protective equipment.