Exterior Wood Protection

Our polymers and additives help extend the maintenance cycle of low VOC water-based clear wood finishes and stains designed for exterior wood decking and siding. Added to wood finish formulations, Michem® Wood Coating products penetrate and protect wood against water swelling while polymers add toughness and longer service life.

Additives & Modifiers for Exterior Wood Protection Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge abrasion resistance block resistance durability lubricity mar resistance matting mold release release rub resistance sacraficial anti-graffiti scratch resistance slip resistance swell resistance water beading water repellence water resistance

Michem® Emulsion 36840

(Paraffin / Polyethylene Wax blend Emulsion)

Improves water resistance, mar resistance and anti-block properties in paints and coatings.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 47950

(Paraffin Emulsion)

Effective as a sacrificial anti-graffiti coating and can also contribute water and corrosion resistance to industrial and wood coatings. This product also provides lubricity and serves as a mold release for industrial molding applications.

Emulsion 49.0 - 51.0 Nonionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 48040M2

(Microcrystalline wax emulsion)

This water-based emulsion provides excellent anti-blocking and release properties for building paint, and industrial molding and wood applications.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Nonionic                              

Michem® Emulsion 62330

(Paraffin / Polyethylene Wax blend Emulsion)

This fine particle-sized emulsion provides excellent water repellency, corrosion resistance, block resistance, and lubricity when added to varnishes and other coatings without gloss degradation.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 66035

(Paraffin / Polyethylene Wax blend Emulsion)

An excellent waterbeading agent for exterior coatings providing early water beading and anti-blocking properties as well. It also is successfully used for hot tire scuff resistance in asphalt.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                        

Michem® Emulsion 71150

(Scale Wax Emulsion)

This stable high solids water-resistant additive for coatings effectively controls concrete curing and provides donnability and release for industrial molding applications.

Emulsion 50 - 51 Anionic                              

Michem® Emulsion 71152

(Scale Wax Emulsion)

Provides excellent water resistance in paint and varnish applications.

Emulsion 52 - 53 Anionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 91240G

(Polyethylene Emulsion)

Provides excellent anti-blocking, scratch and mar resistance as well as gloss in inks, coatings and overprint varnishes .

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Emulsion 93235

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

A phenol-free additive best used in water-based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness, or block resistance is needed. It provides effective mar resistance in floor polish formulations, and shine and mar resistance in auto polish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 93335

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

Enhances anti-blocking, slip properties and mar resistance and is used most effectively for wood coatings,inks and overprint varnishes.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 93935

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

This phenol and formaldehyde-free additive imparts black heel resistance, toughness, buffability, and mar and scuff resistance for floor polish formulations. It also imparts durability, block, mar and scratch resistance in paint and varnish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Emulsion 94340

(Maleated Polypropylene Emulsion)

A phenol-free additive is best used in floor polish and overprint varnish formulations when a high degree of slip resistance is needed. It also provides durability and scratch resistance to wood applications.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic / Nonionic                    

Michem® Emulsion 98040M1

(Fischer-Tropsch Emulsion)

Used to provide superior slip, abrasion resistance and antiblock properties in paint, varnish, and wood applications.

Emulsion 38.0 - 42.0 Nonionic                      

Michem® Guard 200

(Polyethylene Dispersion)

This aqueous dispersion for interior and exterior wood varnishes, decreases gloss while improving abrasion resistance, slip, and anti-blocking for cabinetry, furniture, and floor applications.

Dispersion 47.5 - 48.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Guard 201

(Amide Dispersion)

This aqueous dispersion for interior and exterior wood varnishes, decreases gloss while improving abrasion resistance, slip, and anti-blocking for cabinetry, furniture, and floor applications.

Dispersion 24.5 - 25.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Guard 349

(Fischer-Tropsch Dispersion)

Designed to impart rub resistance, block resistance and matting properties to aqueous paints, coatings and inks.

Dispersion 49.5 - 50.5 Nonionic                        

Michem® Guard 7140

(Polyethylene Dispersion)

This water-based dispersion provides block, rub, and abrasion resistance, and matting in pigmented and semi-gloss coatings, inks, and overprint varnishes. It also produces smooth satin finishes at a 5-10% addition rate.

Dispersion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                            

Michem® Lube 156

(Carnauba Emulsion)

Provides scratch resistance, lubricity, release, and anti-block properties in auto polishes, cosmetics, paints, coatings, and graphic arts.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Nonionic                            

Michem® Lube 160 PFP

(Carnauba Emulsion)

This phenol-free additive provides slip and anti-block properties when used in coatings for seeds, metal, wood and OPP films.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                      

Michem® Lube 182

(Paraffin / Carnauba Wax blend Emulsion)

This wax emulsion provides slip, release, and anti-block properties in wood coatings and other applications and may be blended with synthetic and natural lattices. It also provides mar and scratch resistance and water repellency in varnishes and other coatings.

Emulsion 24.5 - 25.5 Anionic                              

Michem® Lube 190

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

Provides mar, rub, block, and scratch resistance, and improved water resistance in coatings and graphic arts formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Lube 270R

(Paraffin / Polyethylene Wax blend Emulsion)

Provides excellent water and block resistance in paint and coating formulations. This product is useful for long term water bead and for water repellency on wood as well as a tire dressing and buffability for auto care.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                        

Michem® Lube 511

(Paraffin / Polyethylene Wax blend Emulsion)

Provides excellent water beading, water repellence, release and anti-block for seed coatings, wood and architectural coatings.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                            

Michem® Lube 693

(Polyethylene / Paraffin Wax blend Emulsion)

This emulsion enhances water repellency, water bead, moisture, and vapor resistance in wood coating applications.

Emulsion 38.5 - 39.5 Anionic                        

Michem® Lube 723

(Paraffin Emulsion)

Provides excellent water repellency and block resistance when used in coatings and paint formulations.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                          

Michem® Lube 743

(Paraffin Emulsion)

This wax emulsion has excellent compatibility in water-based coating applications and provides water, block, and mar resistance.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                              

Michem® Lube 743G

(Paraffin Emulsion)

Exhibiting a high degree of water resistance and block resistance this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Emulsion 31.5 - 32.5 Nonionic                              

Michem® Lube 985

(Carnauba / Paraffin Wax blend Emulsion)

Provides slip, release, and anti-blocking properties in several applications, including wood coatings, latex gloves, and floor and auto polishes. It can also be blended with synthetic and natural lattices.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Wood Coating 44

(Proprietary Emulsion)

Penetrating deep into wood substrates this user-friendly, water resistant topical wood treatment provides good water beading and swell resistance with lower VOC for exterior wood decks, fences, and garden sheds. Michem® Wood coating 44 produces a natural surface appearance and is particularly suitable for softwood as well as extending the look and use of outdoor wood furniture.

Emulsion 43.5 - 44.5 Anionic                            

Michem® Wood Coating 50

(Proprietary Emulsion)

Provides excellent water resistance for topical wood coatings. This product works to prevent the swelling of wood in the presence of water as well as providing great water bead.

Emulsion 29.0 - 31.0 Anionic                        

Michem® Wood Coating 70 Low VOC

(Proprietary Emulsion)

A high solids, water resistant topical wood treatment for exterior wood and wood composites. Michem® Wood Coating 70LV provides good water bead and swell resistance with lower VOC.

Emulsion 49.0 - 51.0 Anionic                        

Michem® Wood Coating 75

(Proprietary Emulsion)

Reduces water uptake, offers great water bead with lower VOC, and provides outstanding re-coatability for improved wet out in topical wood coatings. This product also provides excellent water resistance and swell resistance to help control cracking, warping, and splintering in exterior wood applications such as wood decks and fences.

Emulsion 29.0 - 31.0 Anionic                        

NatureShield® 30

(Organic Emulsion)

Containing 99.5% natural ingredients, this additive imparts good water bead to wood and concrete coatings.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Anionic                            

Wax Dispersion 40

(Paraffin Solvent Dispersion)

This dispersion aids in water repellency and provides some slip and release properties in solvent applications. It is most effective when used in formulations for deck, architectural, and industrial coatings.

Solvent Dispersion 39.5 - 40.5                          

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