Hydrosize® EP834

Brand Family Overview

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 continuous fiber sizing ideal for both carbon and glass fiber reinforcements. This product is also PET/PBT compatible and APE free.


Nonionic epoxy dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, thermosets compatible

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceMilky white
pH5.0 - 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile59.0 - 61.0
Recommended pH Range2.0 - 12.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <5000
Spindle Number4

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (EP834)
SNG (EP834.S)


Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.