Michem® Lube 368

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Lube is a versatile family of nanoscale wax emulsions, mostly carnauba and paraffin-based, used to improve processing and performance in many industries, as well as provide a wide array of surface properties.

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Usage

Provides excellent water and block resistance in industrial molding and ink and overprint varnish formulations.

Description

Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Overprint Varnisheswater resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, thin, opaque liquid
pH8.5 - 9.5
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile34.5 - 35.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Specific Gravity0.95 - 0.99
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <150
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML368)

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment as required.