Michem® Lube 985

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Glide products are water-based high Slip additives for paints, coatings and graphic arts that when used at 1% - 5% solids on solids improve abrasion resistance and lubricity. They can also improve high temperature anti-blocking.

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Michem® Lube 985 can provide slip, release and anti-blocking properties in a number of applications from wood coatings to being blended with synthetic and natural lattices.


Anionic co-emulsion of carnauba and paraffin waxes

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, release, slip resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH4.5 - 7.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range1.0 - 12.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1500
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML985)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.