Ecrosol™ PAN IV

Brand Family Overview

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.

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Provides high pigment binding power, very good hydrolysis resistance, excellent silica stability and excellent alkali resistance for low viscosity systems such as silica paints, adhesives and interior and exterior paints and plasters.


Water-based solution of a polyacrylic acid ammonia salt

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Building Paintsalkali resistance, binding, hydrolysis resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceYellow-brown liquid
pH7.0 - 10.0
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile31.0 - 35.0
Specific Gravity1.10 - 1.15
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 150 - 600
Spindle Number2

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