Michem® Lube 160RPH

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 »

Usage

APEO-free and formaldehyde-free slip additive made from renewable materials allowing to control the coefficient of friction. This additive enters the formulation of acrylics, PVdC and Michelman low temperature heat seal coatings without affecting bond strength, printability and barrier properties of the coatings. Michem® Lube 160 RPH fully complies with FDA and EU food contact regulations.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, chemical resistance, mar resistance, release, rub resistance
Functional Coatingsblock resistance, slip and lubricity

Physical Properties

AppearanceCream colored, opaque liquid
pH4.0 – 7.5
Percent Non-Volatile24.5% – 25.5%
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 15
Spindle Number1
RPM60

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

Additional Information

Description: Carnauba Emulsion

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

Storage: Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. 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 160RPH

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (ML160RPH)

Aubange, Belgium (ML160RPH.E)

Tuas, Singapore (ML160RPH.S)