Michem® Guard 1350

Brand Family Overview

Mold Release is a solventborne polyethylene emulsion that eliminates the high stress between a mold and the molded part, typically used for ceramics. It allows for movement and shrinkage of the part during processing and subsequent temperature fluctuations. With Mold Release, the part releases clean.

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Usage

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.

Description

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
Percent Non-Volatile49.5 - 50.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

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

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.