Michem® Emulsion 1270

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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Provides slip and block resistance in a wide variety of coatings and formulas. It has very broad global food contact compliance, combined with a wide pH compatibility. It is a more cost effective solution than Michem® Emulsion 13025P.


Nonionic carnauba emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsblock resistance, slip and lubricity

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceTan, low viscosity liquid
pH8.0 - 11.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Recommended pH Range2.0 - 12.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 40 max
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

AUB (me1270.E)

Application Data

Michem® Emulsion 1270 should be added at a few percent solids (typically 2 to 4%) in your coating, with adequate mixing.


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