Michem® Wood Release 2240

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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Designed for use as an internal release agent for the manufacture of pMDI pressed engineered wood products. It is applied upstream prior to the addition of resin providing excellent release at a low application rate and easy removal of build-up if occurring over time. It provides the added benefit of aiding cleanliness in the blow line and drier tube resulting in reduced downtime. Michelman internal application equipment is available for trialing.


Proprietary release blend

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Medium Density Fiberboardrelease

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceAmber, translucent emulsion
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MWR2240)
AUB (MWR2240.E)
SNG (MWR2240.S)


Avoid contact with eyes. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Product containers should be kept closed prior to use and when not in use.. Wear personal protective equipment.