Michem® Emulsion 91840

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 superior rub resistance and gloss when used as an additive in overprint varnishes, inks and coatings. It also provides very good anti-blocking, slip and mar resistance properties.


Nonionic HD polyethylene / paraffin wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, gloss enhancement, mar resistance, rub resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream/light yellowish
pH8.0 - 10.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile41.0 - 43.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1000
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

SNG (ME91840.S)