Michem® Lube 388F

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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This additive, containing broad FDA compliance, promotes slip and anti-block properties when used in the can and coil industry.


Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax emulsion

Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream colored liquid
pH4.0 - 6.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <10
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML388f)


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