Michem® Lube 985

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Lube is a versatile family of nanoscale wax emulsions, which are 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

This 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.

Description

Anionic carnauba/paraffin emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Glovesblock resistance, detackifier, mold release
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, release, slip resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH4.5 - 7.0
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range1.0 - 12.0
Specific Gravity0.98 - 1.00
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1500
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML985)

Storage

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