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Michem® Shield waterbased polyethylene emulsions are an effective and inexpensive way to improve the performance of OPVs, and is FDA approved. Enhanced properties include excellent rub resistance, good gloss, re-coatability, and water resistance.

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A film former for fiberglass sizing formulations 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. As a binder it provides block resistance for soft goods. This product is APE free.


Maleated polypropylene dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, impact resistance, PP compatible
Nonwovensblock resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH8.0 - 11.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic / Nonionic
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1000
Spindle Number3

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