Michem® Guard 7140

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Guard waterborne dispersions add optimum slip, and abrasion, mar, and block resistance without using solvents. Some also provide a matting effect for a more natural appearance.

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Usage

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.

Description

Anionic polyethylene dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Leatherscuff resistance and feel
Building Paintsmar resistance
Inksblock resistance, mar resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
OEM Applied Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, scratch resistance
Exterior Wood Protectiondurability, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH5.0 - 7.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range4 - 10
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD7140)
SNG (MGRD7140.S)

Storage

Avoid contact with eyes. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.