Michem® Lube 193

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 slip and anti-block additive for latex systems.


Anionic carnauba emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsblock resistance, slip and lubricity

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceBrown emulsion with light cream on top
pH8.7 - 9.3
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <40
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML193)
SNG (ML193.S)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.