Michem® Guard 200

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 »


This aqueous dispersion for interior and exterior wood varnishes, decreases gloss while improving abrasion resistance, slip, and anti-blocking for cabinetry, furniture, and floor applications.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Building Paintsabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, slip resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, slip resistance
Glovesblock resistance, donnability

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH5.0 – 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile47.5% – 48.5%
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 600
Spindle Number3

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

Additional Information

Description: Polyethylene Dispersion

Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Storage: 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 200

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MGRD200)