Michem® Guard 1350

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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Water based one micron dispersion which improves rub and abrasion resistance in pigmented and semi-gloss coatings, and inks and overprint varnishes at very low addition rates with little effect on gloss.


Nonionic dispersion of polyethylene wax

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.0 - 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Recommended pH Range4 - 10
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD1350)
AUB (MGRD1350.E)
SNG (MGRD1350.S)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.