Michem® Guard 55

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

Provides matting when used as an additive in inks, overprint varnishes and industrial wood applications.

Description

Nonionic polyethylene dispersion

Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, free-flowing paste
pH6.5 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range2 - 12
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 500 - 5000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD55)

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.