NatureShield® 50

NatureShield Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are environmentally friendly emulsions and natural oil blends designed to improve the weatherability of exterior surface coatings by providing water resistance and good water bead to wood and concrete. They enhance the natural pattern of wood and can serve as an effective additive in improving the durability and aesthetics of stone based substrates. Learn more about NatureShield »


This additive provides matting, scratch, and abrasion resistance to various building paints, and OEM & on-site applied coatings for wood and concrete applications.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Concreteabrasion resistance, matting, scratch resistance
OEM Applied Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, matting, scratch resistance
On-Site Applied Wood Protectionabrasion resistance, scratch resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhitish liquid
pH4.0 – 6.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile40.0% – 42.0%
Brookfield Viscosity Range200 – 800
Spindle Number3

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

Additional Information

Description: Natural wax

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: 12 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for NatureShield® 50

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (NSHLD50)

Aubange, Belgium (NSHLD50.E)