Michem® Lube 160

Brand Family Overview

ProHere™ grades are waterborne polymer dispersions and emulsions specifically developed for use in metal coatings. The range encompasses both polymer resins that can serve as organic binders in a coating formulation as well as lubricants and anti-scratch additives for metal processing and in-use lubricants.

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Provides superior slip and mar resistance on a variety of substrates such as metal, wood, film and paper. It can also be used in thermal transfer release coatings to give release when used in combination with a thermally active binder and offers broad FDA compliance.


Anionic carnauba wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagechemical resistance, lubricity/slip resistance
Functional Coatingsblock resistance, mar resistance, release, slip and lubricity
Glovesblock resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream colored, opaque liquid
pH4.5 - 6.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 25.5
Recommended pH Range1 - 12
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <15
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML160)
SNG (ML160.S)