Hydrosize® U10-01

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 sizing for fiber reinforcements that is ideal for continuous strand and long fiber reinforced composites. This product is APE free.


Polyurethane Solution

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingcontinuous fiber, impact resistance, PA compatible, PET/PBT compatible, thermosets compatible

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCloudy solution
pH6.5 - 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic / Nonionic
Percent Non-Volatile28.0 - 32.0
Recommended pH Range>3.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 25 - 5000
Spindle Number4

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (U1001)

Application Data

Water Soluble, Styrene Soluble


Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.