Hydrolube® 723

Brand Family Overview

Softak® is an easy-to-apply water-based, functional coating that increases the angle of skid of paper to 30-45 degrees. By preventing slippage, it enhances the transport efficiency of palletized loads, boxes and furniture.

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This APE free additive is used as a lubricant for fiber sizing applications.


Nonionic, paraffin wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagelubricity/slip resistance, water resistance
Fiber Sizingslip and lubricity, thermosets compatible

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.0 - 10.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <60
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (HL723)
AUB (HL723.E)
SNG (HL723.S)


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