Michem® Lube 693

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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Enhances water repellency, water beading, and moisture/moisture vapor resistance. This product is widely used in the wood coatings industries.


Anionic polyethylene/paraffin emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Industrial Wood & Plasticwater resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionrelease, water beading, water repellence, water resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream colored liquid
pH9.0 - 10.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile38.5 - 39.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 200 - 750
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML693)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.