Michem® Emulsion 36840

Brand Family Overview

Large particle size Michem® Dispersion wax dispersions are available in water based and solventborne grades, and can enhance mobility, lubricity, buffability and toughness. They are used for mobility and lubricity during can & coil production, and buffability, toughness, gloss, and even flow in floor polishes.

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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
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range>7
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. Use personal protective equipment as required.