Michem® Tite 242AF

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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A coating designed to provide a tenacious bond between corrugated and either Surlyn or polyethylene clear skin pack films, firmly trapping the product in between. It can only be glued with hot melt adhesives, except where the coating has been flexo applied and ommitted from areas to be glued.


Skin packaging primer

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishablesskin packaging

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceTranslucent liquid
pH9.2 - 10.2
Percent Non-Volatile20.5 - 22.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 300 max
Spindle Number2

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Application Data

MT242AF is usually applied at the dry end of the corrugator. EZ Cup Viscosity = 15 - 30seconds, #3 Cup.