Automotive Care

Buffable polishes for automotive exterior that produce a hard lasting finish, and leather coating additives based on Michelman wax emulsions.

Additives & Modifiers for Automotive Care Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge block resistance buffability durability gloss enhancement leather satin finish leather tactile modification lubricity mar resistance release rub resistance scratch resistance spray wax tire dressing

Licomer® W 483

(Nonionic montan emulsion)

This high gloss concentrated emulsion, is used for dry-bright polishes.

Emulsion 29.0 - 31.0 Nonionic                        

Michem® Dispersion 91530

(Acrylic resin dispersion)

This dispersion used as a leveling aid in the floor finish industry enhances the gloss, buffability, and mar resistance of floor polish. It is also effective for gloss enhancement in auto polish formulations.

Specialty Dispersion 29.0 - 31.0                        

Michem® Emulsion 24414

(Anionic carnauba wax emulsion)

This small particle size emulsion provides buffability, gloss enhancement, and mar resistance in auto polish formulations.

Emulsion 13.5 - 14.5 Anionic                    

Michem® Emulsion 91735

(Nonionic polypropylene emulsion)

A sizing polymer for fiberglass and other fibers used to reinforce polypropylene. It can also be used in paint & varnish and polish applications to impart durability, mar, slip and block resistance.

Emulsion 34.0 - 36.0 Anionic / Nonionic                        

Michem® Emulsion 93235

(Nonionic 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 93935

(Nonionic 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 95535

(APEO free, nonionic, high density polyethylene emulsion)

A phenol free additive best used in water based coatings where improved slip, rub resistance, hardness and/or block resistance is needed. It has proven to be very effective for mar resistance in floor polish formulations as well as mar resistance and shine in car polish formulations.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Nonionic                    

Michem® Lube 156 PFP

(Nonionic carnauba wax emulsion)

This wax 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

(Anionic carnauba wax 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

(Anionic carnauba/paraffin wax 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 270R

(Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax coemulsion)

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                      

Wax Dispersion 40

(Solvent dispersion of paraffin wax)

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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