Michem® Wood Release 5040C
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This release agent is used during the manufacture of pMDI based particleboard, oriented strand board, medium density fiberboard and other types of engineered wood. It provides a low coefficient of friction coating creating release of the wood fiber from the press plate resulting in a lighter color board with reduced build up. It provides ‘memory’ ensuring worry free release even if you experience a spray application failure.
Water based, polysiloxane chemistry release.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||6.5 - 8.5|
|Percent Non-Volatile||38.0 - 42.0|
|Recommended pH Range||>7.0|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||<100|
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Michem® Wood Release 5040C is easily dilutable with water and is applied by spraying over the fiber mat.
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.