Michem® Prime 6121

Brand Family Overview

DigiGuard® aqueous and UV curable overprint varnishes protect and enhance the appearance of printed materials. Various grades are available for commercial print jobs; form, fill and seal packaging; and food contact applications.

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Provides outstanding adhesion to both metallic and cellulosic substrates, aids corrosion protection, and enhances the water, grease, oil and solvent resistance of coatings and adhesives. It can serve as a tie coat or primer for extrusion coatings, a foil laminate, a specialty paper coating, a paper sizing agent, a heat sealable coating or a nonwoven binder.


Ethylene Acrylic Acid dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Textiles & Leatherheat seal
Die Lubes & Mold Releasescorrosion resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceTranslucent liquid
pH9.5 - 10.8
Percent Non-Volatile20.0 - 22.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <400
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MP6121)
AUB (MP6121.E)
SNG (MP6121.S)