MaxWhite® 17

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Coat water-based coatings are selected primarily for grease and oil resistance. Other benefits include water resistance, release, coldset gluability, hot melt gluability, recyclability, and compliance with specific food contact regulations.

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A white coating designed to offer excellent brightness before and after wax. This product is both hot melt and cold set gluable.


Waxable white coating

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishableswhites and colors

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH8.5 - 9.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 100 - 1000
Spindle Number3

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MW17)

Application Data

MaxWhite® 17 when applied with a #8 rod on kraft liner should provide brightness in the low to mid 80's.


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.