Michem® Guard 25

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 water based dispersion promotes mar resistance and flatting properties in paint and coating formulations.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksmar resistance, matting
Overprint Varnishesmatting
OEM Applied Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, matting, scratch resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite, viscous liquid
pH7.0 – 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.0% – 43.0%
Recommended pH Range> 7
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 8500
Spindle Number4

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

Additional Information

Description: Polyethylene Dispersion

Handling: Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces - No smoking. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Storage: Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. 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 25

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MGRD25)

Aubange, Belgium (MGRD25.E)