Michem® Coat 40Y

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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A versatile water resistant coating which is gluable with a wide range of water based and hot melt adhesives.


Water resistant, cold set and hot melt gluable coating

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Food Servicewater resistance
Industrialwater resistance
Perishableswater resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceMilky white, semi-viscous liquid
pH9.0 - 10.0
Percent Non-Volatile34.0 - 36.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 250 - 800
Spindle Number3

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Application Data

Michem® Coat 40Y can be applied at the corrugator and off-line using either a blade or a rod coater.


Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.