Michem® Lube 193

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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A slip and anti-block additive for latex systems.


Anionic carnauba emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsblock resistance, slip and lubricity

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceBrown emulsion with light cream on top
pH8.7 - 9.3
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <40
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML193)
SNG (ML193.S)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.