Michem Lube

Michem® Lube is a versatile family of nanoscale wax emulsions, mostly carnauba and paraffin-based, used to improve processing and performance in many industries, as well as provide a wide array of surface properties.

Additives & Modifiers for Michem Lube Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge abrasion resistance block resistance buffability chemical resistance detackifier donnability durability gloss enhancement lubricity lubricity for high temperature applications lubricity for needle and thread lubricity/slip resistance mar resistance mold release overprints with heat resistance release rub resistance scratch resistance scuff resistance and feel slip resistance spray wax stain and dirt resistance tire dressing water beading water repellence water resistance

Michem® Lube 103DI

(Anionic polyethylene emulsion)

Provides lubricity and mar resistance and is well suited for the glass and metal die industries.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                              

Michem® Lube 110

(Anionic carnauba/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides superior slip as well as good antiblock and abrasion resistance in coating applications.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                                  

Michem® Lube 124

(Anionic microcrystalline wax emulsion)

Provides release and acts as a detackifier for industrial moding applications. It is used successfully in latex glove formulations and also offers slip resistance for adhesives and sealants.

Emulsion 41.0 - 43.0 Anionic                                            

Michem® Lube 124H

(Anionic microcrystalline wax emulsion)

Provides release and acts as a detackifier for industrial molding applications. It is used successfully in latex glove formulations and also offers slip resistance and release for adhesives and sealants.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                                                

Michem® Lube 135

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Promotes water and mar resistance and anti-blocking properties in various coating formulations. This product has proven successful for rubber glove release as well as various paint and coatings applications.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                                                

Michem® Lube 156

(Nonionic carnauba wax emulsion)

An additive in auto polishes, cosmetics, paints, coatings and graphic arts to increase scratch resistance, lubrication, release and anti-block properties.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Nonionic                                            

Michem® Lube 156 PFP

(Nonionic wax emulsion)

Michem® Lube 156 PFP can be used as an additive in polish (specifically car polish), cosmetics, paints, coatings and graphic arts to increase scratch resistance, lubrication, release and anti-block properties. It can also be used in coatings for OPP films.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Nonionic                              

Michem® Lube 160

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

Provides superior slip and mar resistance on a variety of substrates such as metal, wood, film and paper. It can also be used in thermal transfer release coatings to give release when used in combination with a thermally active binder and offers broad FDA compliance.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                        

Michem® Lube 160F

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

Provides superior slip and mar resistance on a variety of substrates such as metal, and wood. Anti-block properties and broader FDA clearances add to this products advantages.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                                    

Michem® Lube 160PF

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

This APEO-free additive imparts slip, abrasion resistance and anti-block properties in a variety of coatings and varnishes.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                  

Michem® Lube 160PFP

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

This phenol-free additive provides slip and anti-block properties when used in coatings for seeds, metal, wood and OPP films.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                    

Michem® Lube 180

(Anionic co-emulsion of carnauba and paraffin waxes)

Provides slip, release and anti-blocking properties in a number of applications from wood coatings to synthetic and natural lattices. It also provides mar and scratch resistance and water repellence in varnishes and other coatings.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                          

Michem® Lube 182

(Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax emulsion)

Provides slip, release and anti-block properties in a number of applications ranging from wood coatings to being blended with synthetic and natural lattices. It is also a mar and scratch resistant and water repellent additive in varnishes and other coatings. This product is slightly higher in melt point than Michem® Lube 180.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                    

Michem® Lube 190

(Anionic polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides mar, rub, block and scratch resistance as well as improved water resistance in coatings and graphic arts formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Lube 193

(Anionic carnauba emulsion)

A slip and anti-block additive for latex systems.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                                    

Michem® Lube 270R

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water and block resistance in paint and coating formulations. This product is useful for long term water bead and for water repellency on wood as well as a tire dressing and buffability for auto care.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                                        

Michem® Lube 368

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water and block resistance in industrial molding and ink and overprint varnish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                                                

Michem® Lube 388F

(Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax emulsion)

This additive, containing broad FDA compliance, promotes slip and anti-block properties when used in the can and coil industry.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                                                  

Michem® Lube 511

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water beading, water repellence, release and anti-block for seed coatings, wood and architectural coatings.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                                                

Michem® Lube 693

(Anionic polyethylene/paraffin emulsion)

Enhances water repellency, water beading, and moisture/moisture vapor resistance. This product is widely used in the wood coatings industries.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                                            

Michem® Lube 723

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Provides excellent water repellancy and block resistance when used in the paint and coatings industry.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                                              

Michem® Lube 743

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Exhibiting a high degree of water, block and mar resistance, and excellent compatibility, this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                                          

Michem® Lube 743G

(Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion)

Exhibiting a high degree of water resistance and block resistance this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                                                

 

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