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, water resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite, low viscosity liquid
pH6.0 – 7.5
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: 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)