Michem® Lube 743

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are environmentally friendly emulsions and natural oil blends designed to improve the weatherability of exterior surface coatings by providing water resistance and good water bead to wood and concrete. They enhance the natural pattern of wood and can serve as an effective additive in improving the durability and aesthetics of stone based substrates.

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Usage

Exhibiting a high degree of water, block and mar resistance, and excellent compatibility, this product is used in many water based coating applications.

Description

Nonionic paraffin wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, mar resistance, rub resistance, water resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, mar resistance, water resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance
Thermal Transfermar resistance, release

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, low viscosity liquid
pH6.0 - 7.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile31.5 - 32.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <150
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ML743)
SNG (ML743.S)