Michem® Lube 723

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 »


Provides excellent water repellency and block resistance when used in coatings and paint formulations.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, water repellence, water resistance
Inksblock resistance, water resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, water resistance
Glovesblock resistance
Automotive Careblock resistance, water resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite, low viscosity liquid
pH6.6 – 8.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile31.5% – 32.5%
Brookfield Viscosity Range10 – 60
Spindle Number2

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

Additional Information

Description: Nonionic paraffin 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: 24 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Lube 723

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (ML723)

Tuas, Singapore (ML723.S)