Michem® Lube 180

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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Provides slip, release and anti-blocking properties in a number of applications from wood coatings to synthetic and natural lattices. It also provides mar and scratch resistance and water repellence in varnishes and other coatings.


Anionic co-emulsion of carnauba and paraffin waxes

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Textiles & Leatherblock resistance
Overprint Varnishesrelease
Glovesdonnability, release
Industrial Wood & Plasticblock resistance, lubricity, water resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML180)
SNG (ML180.S)


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