Michem® Emulsion 53145

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

Used to increase mar, rub and scratch resistance, anti-blocking and water resistance in aqueous industrial coatings or printing inks.

Description

Nonionic High density polyethylene / paraffin co-emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Overprint Varnishesmar resistance, rub resistance, scratch resistance, water resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticblock resistance, scratch resistance, water resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH6.0 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile44.0 - 46.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

AUB (ME53145.E)

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment as required.