Michem® Guard 25

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 water based dispersion promotes mar resistance and flatting properties in paint and coating formulations.

Description

Nonionic polyethylene dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksmatting
Overprint Varnishesmatting
Industrial Wood & Plasticabrasion resistance, matting, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, viscous liquid
pH7.0 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.0 - 43.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <8500
Spindle Number4
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD25)
AUB (MGRD25.E)

Storage

Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Use personal protective equipment as required.