Michem® Wood Coating 44

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Wood Coating products are low-VOC and set the water resistance standard for waterborne deck stains and sealants. Providing great versatility for exterior wood protection, each solution in Michelman’s line of topical wood treatment additives passes the ASTMD-4446 standard for swell resistance.

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Penetrating deep into wood substrates this user-friendly, water resistant topical wood treatment provides good water beading and swell resistance with lower VOC for exterior wood decks, fences, and garden sheds. Michem® Wood coating 44 produces a natural surface appearance and is particularly suitable for softwood as well as extending the look and use of outdoor wood furniture.


Proprietary Emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Exterior Wood Protectionswell resistance, water beading

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH8.0 - 10.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile43.5 - 44.5
Recommended pH Range>6
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2

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