Michem® Wood Release 1126

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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Creates a low COF coating that provides release of the wood strands from the press plate or belt. Results include lighter board color, reduced buildup, no process slip, and non-foaming.


Proprietary release blend

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Oriented Strand Boardrelease

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceClear, straw colored liquid
pH9.5 - 12.5
Percent Non-Volatile24.5 - 26.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 0 - 200
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MWR1126)
AUB (MWR1126.E)
SNG (MWR1126.S)

Application Data

Michem® Wood Release 1126 is easily dilutable with water and can be applied by roll coating or spraying over the continuous metal belt. Soft or deionized water is recommended for dilution.