Michem® Lube 124

Michem Lube Family Overview

Michem® Lube is a versatile family of nanoscale wax emulsions, which are mostly carnauba and paraffin-based, used to improve processing and performance in many industries, as well as provide a wide array of surface properties. Learn more about Michem Lube »


This wax emulsion provides release and acts as a detackifier for industrial molding applications and latex glove formulations, and offers slip resistance for adhesives and sealants.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Die Lubes & Mold Releaseslubricity
Glovesdetackifier, donnability, mold release, migration reduction
OEM Applied Wood Protectionblock resistance
Leatherslip resistance, lubricity

Physical Properties

AppearanceMilky white, semi-viscous liquid
pH8.7 – 9.7
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile41.0% – 43.0%
Recommended pH Range> 7
Brookfield Viscosity Range400 – 3200
Spindle Number4

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

Additional Information

Description: Anionic microcrystalline emulsion

Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. 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® Lube 124

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (ML124)

Tuas, Singapore (ML124.S)