Hydrosize® U2022

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Wood Release products are mold release agents for use in panel pressing processes for Medium Density Fiberboard, Oriented Strand Board, Particle Board, and Laminated Strand Board/Laminated Strand Lumber.

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An APE free, high strength sizing for glass and carbon chopped fiber, with excellent adhesion. This product is APE free.


Nonionic polyurethane dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagechemical resistance
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, impact resistance, PA compatible, PET/PBT compatible, thermal stability

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceMilky white
pH6.5 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic / Nonionic
Recommended pH Range>6
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 500 - 1700
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (U2022)
AUB (U2022.E)
SNG (U2022.S)

Application Data

Tensile Strength=5000-7000 psi; Modulus (100%)=290-320; Elongation to break=700%; Shore A Hardness=60


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.