Hydrosize® U2022

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are emulsions of natural oils and natural oil blends designed to protect topical wood. They provide water resistance and enhance the natural pattern of wood. They also impart water resistance to concrete, and can serve as a component for sealing stone surfaces to provide a wet look with a durable and attractive finish.

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Usage

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

Description

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
Percent Non-Volatile58.0 - 60.0
Recommended pH Range>6
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 500 - 1700
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (U2022)
SNG (U2022.S)

Application Data

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

Storage

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