Michem® Emulsion 48040M2

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 excellent anti-blocking and release properties for building paint, industrial molding and industrial wood applications.


Nonionic microcrystalline wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Die Lubes & Mold Releasesmold release
Building Paintsblock resistance, release
Industrial Wood & Plasticblock resistance, lubricity
Exterior Wood Protectionrelease
Urethane Foamrelease

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white, opaque liquid
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range1 - 12
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <200
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME48040M2)


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