Michem® Emulsion 18325

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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Provides excellent water and chemical resistance in film coatings.


Nonionic polyethylene wax emulsion

Physical Properties

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

AppearanceYellow, translucent liquid
pH9.0 - 10.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 5 - 30
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME18325)


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