Michem® Emulsion 36840

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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Improves water resistance, mar resistance and anti-block properties in paints and coatings.


Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fruit & Vegetable Coatingsmoisture control
Building Paintsblock resistance, open time, water resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, water beading, water repellence

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, opaque liquid
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME36840)
SNG (ME36840.S)


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