Thyon™ SF 15

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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Usage

Provides adhesion, mechanical strength, chemical resistance, good gloss, excellent water and grease resistance and wetting power for flexo printing inks, flexo gravure inks and overprint varnishes.

Description

Water-based emulsion of an acrylic / methacrylic ester copolymer

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksadhesion promotion, adhesion promotion, chemical resistance, chemical resistance, mechanical strength, 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-Volatile45 - 47
Specific Gravity1.04 - 1.06
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 1000 - 3000
Spindle Number5
RPM20

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

RECK (ETSF15.R)