MaxWhite® 17

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Wax micronized waxes enhance the performance of water-based, solventborne and powder coating formulations. Highly efficient, these waxes are used as process aids and improve many coating and ink properties, including: scratch and mar resistance, lubricity, block resistance, release, and matting.

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A white coating designed to offer excellent brightness before and after wax. This product is both hot melt and cold set gluable.


Waxable white coating

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishableswhites and colors

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
Percent Non-Volatile67.8 - 69.3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MW17)

Application Data

MaxWhite® 17 when applied with a #8 rod on kraft liner should provide brightness in the low to mid 80's.


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.