Michem® Emulsion 42035A

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Emulsion is a versatile family of products that adds value to a wide range of markets. Markets include paint & coatings, fiberglass, inks & OPVs, floor care, wood finishes, automotive care products, building products, carpets, die lubricants, fruit & vegetable coatings, textiles, and urethane foam.

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Usage

This film former for fiberglass sizing formulations is used to reinforce polypropylene. It provides an excellent balance between mechanical properties and color and is suitable for sizings for chopped strands as well as for continuous fiber.

Description

Cationic water based emulsion of polyolefin waxes.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white to yellow liquid
pH3.5 - 6.5
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range<7
Specific Gravity0.97 - 0.99
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <30
Spindle Number1
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

AUB (ME42035A.E)