Thyon™ AS 75

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 adhesion, mechanical strength, chemical resistance, excellent penetration, wetting power and open time for printing inks and overprint varnishes and as a dispersing agent for pigment preparations based on inorganic and organic pigments.


Water-based solution of a carboxylated styrene / acrylic copolymer resin

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksadhesion promotion, chemical resistance, mechanical strength

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH8.0 - 9.0
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile29 - 31
Specific Gravity1.05 - 1.07
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 1000 max
Spindle Number3

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