Industrial & Institutional

Designed for the most demanding I&I applications, the Licomer® system is maintenance-friendly for all types of flooring surfaces. Our environmentally friendly products feature:



• Low VOC, APE-free, formaldehyde-free

• Optimum balance of polish buffability, low maintenance, hardness, durability, slip resistance and gloss

• Leveling aids for a superior finish

• Durability against scuff & mar, black heel marks, and harsh cleaning chemicals

Polymers for Industrial & Institutional MFFT (°C) % Non-Volatile abrasion resistance black heel resistance block resistance buffability detergent resistance for Polishes dirt pick-up resistance dry bright easy removal gloss enhancement hardness leveling aid traffic resistance water resistance wetting and spreadability

Licomer® A 41

(Styrene-Acrylate copolymer polymer dispersion)

Provides high gloss and excellent film formation for dry bright emulsions for household floors, shoes and leather products.

45 39.0 - 41.0                      

Licomer® A 53

(Acrylic polymer dispersion)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors providing good gloss, good dirt repellency and good resistance to water and detergents.

55 39.0 - 41.0            

Licomer® M 55

(Styrene- Acrylate copolymer polymer dispersion)

Designed for the manufacture of dry-bright emulsions intended especially for the care of floors. This product provides high gloss, good traffic resistance, good dirt repellence and low presence of black heel marks, easy removal with ammonium cleaning agents, and excellent water and detergent resistance.

55 37.0 - 39.0            

Licomer® T 51

(Acrylic Polymer Dispersion)

Suitable for dry-bright emulsions and cleaning products due to high transparency and hardness. This product provides good wetting and spreadability.

55 39.0 - 41.0                      

Michem™ Dispersion Urethane 2012

(Polyurethane Acrylic Hybrid Dispersion)

Provides very good abrasion, water, and blocking resistance and fast hardness development for floor coatings, parquet lacquers and industrial coatings.

30 34.0 - 36.0                    

Michem™ Dispersion Urethane 4075

(Polyurethane Dispersion)

Provides excellent abrasion resistance, water resistance, and high flexibility for floor coatings and parquet lacquers. This product is APE free and can be used as a one component as well as a two component systems.

0 39.0 - 41.0                        
Additives & Modifiers for Industrial & Institutional Available Form % Non-Volatile Emulsifier Charge abrasion resistance black heel resistance block resistance buffability durability gloss enhancement hardness lubricity mar resistance mold release release rub resistance scratch resistance slip resistance water resistance wetting and spreadability

Licomer® W 11

(Polyethylene emulsion)

Designed for floor polish formulations this emulsion provides high hardness, gloss, and forms a clear film. It also provides abrasion resistance, anti-block and slip properties, water resistance, black heel mark resistance and excellent resistance to scratching.

Emulsion 34.0 - 36.0 Anionic / Nonionic                            

Michem® Dispersion 91530

(Acrylic Resin Specialty 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 43040

(Maleated polypropylene emulsion)

This additive is effective in providing a high degree of slip resistance in wood and overprint varnish formulations. It also provides lubricity and mold release for industrial molding applications.

Emulsion 39.5 - 40.5 Nonionic                              

Michem® Emulsion 44730

(Copolymer Emulsion)

This formalin and APE-free additive provides anti-slip and black heel mark resistance for floor polish applications and abrasion resistance for seed coatings. It also provides lubricity for both seed coatings and die lubricants.

Emulsion 29.5 - 30.5 Nonionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 52137

(Polyethylene Emulsion)

This water-based emulsion provides lubricity and is effective as a high-temperature mold release for metal dies.

Emulsion 36.5 - 37.5 Nonionic                      

Michem® Emulsion 61335

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

This water-based emulsion provides excellent slip and mar resistance and anti-blocking properties for can and coil applications. It is also used as a release and slip aid in adhesives and paper coatings.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 Anionic                          

Michem® Emulsion 67235

(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 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® Emulsion 93135M

(High Density Polyethylene Emulsion)

A phenol and formaldehyde-free emulsion used in floor polish formulations for black heel mark resistance, toughness and buffability, mar, scuff, and chemical resistance. It is also suitable for sizing applications for chopped strand and continuous fiber.

Emulsion 34.5 - 35.5 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 95535

(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

(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 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 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                          

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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Equipment for Industrial & Institutional