For reliable quality and superb consistency in wax additives, formulators rely on Micro Powders®, the recognized leader in advanced wax technology. Our specialty products meet the demanding requirements of diverse markets, from paints, coatings and printing inks to ceramics, lubricants, adhesives and more.
Our extensive range of micronized waxes, wax dispersions and wax emulsions brings the right solution to a vast array of applications, with reliable batch-to-batch consistency and superior performance values.
Ongoing innovation keeps Micro Powders ahead of the curve in responding to industry trends. R&D takes place in our Advanced Applications Lab, staffed by chemists with many years experience in the industries we serve.
The Micro Powders quality assurance system is certified to ISO 9001. Along with our technical expertise comes dedicated partnership support from our knowledgeable distributors worldwide and our own staff experts. Our advanced technology will make a quality difference in your products, and your profits.
Laser Diffraction Analysis ensures consistent particle size uniformity from batch-to-batch. Our wax additives are easily dispersed without prior melting or grinding. Product groups include:
MP Synthetic Waxes for lubricity and economy
MPP Polyethylene Waxes for rub and mar resistance
Fluo PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene) Waxes for high slip, mar and heat resistance
MicroMatte®/PropylMatte/AquaMatte® Waxes for uniform matting and scratch resistance
Micropro Waxes for anti-blocking and gloss control
Polyfluo®/Synfluo Waxes for slip and abrasion resistance
Polysilk® Waxes for improved slip, tape release and smooth surface
Superslip/Synslip/SuperGlide Waxes for high lubricity without PTFE
MicroKlear Waxes for abrasion resistance with gloss retention and clarity
Wax Emulsions for water repellency and moisture resistance
Aqua Waxes for all waterborne applications
Microspersion® Wax Dispersions “stir-in” wax dispersions
PropylTex® Waxes for texture and gloss control
NyloTex Waxes high melt point texture additives
AquaTex® Waxes texture and gloss control in waterborne systems
MicroTouch Products soft touch additives
Special-Effects Products for visual effects
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