Michem® Lube 160PF

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 APEO-free additive imparts slip, abrasion resistance and anti-block properties in a variety of coatings and varnishes.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Can & Coilmar resistance
Furniture Polishmar resistance, buffability

Physical Properties

AppearanceCream colored, opaque liquid
pH4.5 – 7.0
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile24.5% – 25.5%
Recommended pH Range1 – 12
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 15
Spindle Number1

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

Additional Information

Description: Carnauba Emulsion

Handling: 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 160PF

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (ML160PF)

Tuas, Singapore (ML160PF.S)