Michem® Lube 511

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 water beading, water repellence, release and anti-block for seed coatings, wood and architectural coatings.


Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Textiles & Leatherwater resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionwater repellence, water resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH8.4 - 9.4
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 300 - 1500
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML511)
AUB (ML511.E)