Michem® Wood Release 2240

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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Usage

Designed for use as an internal release agent for the manufacture of pMDI pressed engineered wood products. It is applied upstream prior to the addition of resin providing excellent release at a low application rate and easy removal of build-up if occurring over time. It provides the added benefit of aiding cleanliness in the blow line and drier tube resulting in reduced downtime. Michelman internal application equipment is available for trialing.

Description

Proprietary release blend

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Medium Density Fiberboardrelease

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceAmber, translucent emulsion
pH7.0 - 9.0
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <150
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MWR2240)
AUB (MWR2240.E)
SNG (MWR2240.S)

Storage

Avoid contact with eyes. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Product containers should be kept closed prior to use and when not in use.. Use personal protective equipment as required.