Michem® Guard 1350

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

Water based one micron dispersion which improves rub and abrasion resistance in pigmented and semi-gloss coatings, and inks and overprint varnishes at very low addition rates with little effect on gloss.

Description

Nonionic dispersion of polyethylene wax

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.0 - 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile49.5 - 50.5
Recommended pH Range4 - 10
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD1350)
AUB (MGRD1350.E)
SNG (MGRD1350.S)

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.