Michem® Emulsion 42035A

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.

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Usage

This film former for fiberglass sizing formulations is used to reinforce polypropylene. It provides an excellent balance between mechanical properties and color and is suitable for sizings for chopped strands as well as for continuous fiber.

Description

Cationic water based emulsion of polyolefin waxes.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white to yellow liquid
pH3.5 - 6.5
Emulsifier ChargeCationic/ Nonionic
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range<7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <30
Spindle Number1
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

AUB (ME42035A.E)

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.