Michem® Lube 743P

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 »


Michem® Lube 743P exhibits a high degree of water resistance and is used in many water based coating applications to increase water resistance and/or surface slip.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Concretewater beading, water resistance
Inksblock resistance, mar resistance, rub resistance, water resistance
Overprint Varnisheswater resistance
OEM Applied Wood Protectionwater resistance
Nonwovensblock resistance
Can & Coilwater resistance, lubricity
Fiber Sizingslip and lubricity, thermosets compatible
Thermal Transferrelease

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite, low viscosity liquid
pH7.0 – 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile31.5% – 32.5%
Recommended pH Range1 – 12
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 150
Spindle Number1

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 containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep from freezing

Shelf Life: 6 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Lube 743P

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

Aubange, Belgium (ML743P.E)