Michem® Emulsion 43040

Michem Emulsion Family Overview

Michem® Emulsion is a versatile family of products that adds value to a wide range of markets. These markets include paint & coatings, fiberglass, inks & OPVs, floor care, wood finishes, automotive care products, building products, carpets, die lubricants, textiles and urethane foam. Learn more about Michem Emulsion »


This additive is effective in providing a high degree of slip resistance in wood and overprint varnish formulations. It also provides lubricity and mold release for industrial molding applications.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksmold release
Overprint Varnishesslip resistance
Glovesabrasion resistance, block resistance, mold release, lubricity
Householdslip resistance
Industrial & Institutionallubricity

Physical Properties

AppearanceAmber, translucent liquid
pH7.7 – 9.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5% – 40.5%
Recommended pH Range> 7
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 60
Spindle Number1

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

Additional Information

Description: Polypropylene emulsion

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

Storage: Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep from freezing

Shelf Life: 24 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Emulsion 43040

Site(s) of Manufacture (and Product Code):

Cincinnati, OH, USA (ME43040)

Tuas, Singapore (ME43040.S)