Michem® Emulsion 32535

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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Usage

This additive is best used in water based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness and/or block resistance is needed. It can be used as an additive to paper coatings, wood coatings, metal coatings, overprint varnishes, floor polish and other water based coatings where slip and hardness are required, without significant degradation of gloss.

Description

Nonionic, polyethylene emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted

Physical Properties

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

AppearanceLight amber liquid
pH9.0 - 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <50
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME32535)
SNG (ME32535.S)

Storage

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