Michem® Guard 349

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

Designed to impart rub resistance, block resistance and matting properties to aqueous paints, coatings and inks.

Description

Nonionic polyethylene dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Building Paintsblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Inksblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH6.5 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile49.5 - 50.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 500 - 1000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD349)
AUB (MGRD349.E)
SNG (MGRD349.S)

Storage

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