Michem® Guard 25

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are environmentally friendly emulsions and natural oil blends designed to improve the weatherability of exterior surface coatings by providing water resistance and good water bead to wood and concrete. They enhance the natural pattern of wood and can serve as an effective additive in improving the durability and aesthetics of stone based substrates.

See more NatureShield products.

Usage

This water based dispersion promotes mar resistance and flatting properties in paint and coating formulations.

Description

Nonionic polyethylene dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksmatting
Overprint Varnishesmatting
Industrial Wood & Plasticabrasion resistance, matting, scratch resistance

See more products recommended for Inks.
See more products recommended for Overprint Varnishes.
See more products recommended for Industrial Wood & Plastic.
Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, viscous liquid
pH7.0 - 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.0 - 43.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <8500
Spindle Number4
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD25)
AUB (MGRD25.E)