Michem® Lube 193

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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A slip and anti-block additive for latex systems.


Anionic 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.

AppearanceBrown emulsion with light cream on top
pH8.7 - 9.3
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <40
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML193)
SNG (ML193.S)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.