Michem® Guard 1350

Michem Guard Family Overview

Michem® Guard waterborne dispersions add optimum slip, and abrasion, mar, and block resistance without using solvents. Some also provide a matting effect for a more natural appearance. Learn more about Michem Guard »

Usage

Water-based dispersion which improves rub and abrasion resistance in pigmented and semi-gloss coatings, and inks and overprint varnishes at very low addition rates with little effect on gloss.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
OEM Applied Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, scratch resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.0 – 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile49.5% – 50.5%
Recommended pH Range4 – 10
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 500
Spindle Number2
RPM60

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

Additional Information

Description: Polyethylene Dispersion

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

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

Shelf Life: 12 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Guard 1350

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MGRD1350)

Aubange, Belgium (MGRD1350.E)

Tuas, Singapore (MGRD1350.S)