DigiPrime® 2000

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Lube is a versatile family of nanoscale wax emulsions, mostly carnauba and paraffin-based, used to improve processing and performance in many industries, as well as provide a wide array of surface properties.

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This flexo and gravure ready product provides excellent adhesion of Indigo inks to uncoated, mottled, semi-gloss and glossy paper grades. It also improves the rub resistance of Indigo inks and does not yellow with time.


Primer for digital printing

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
HP Indigo SolutionsApplicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, OEM - Indigo various presses, Substrate - paper

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.8 - 8.8
Emulsifier ChargeAmmoniated dispersion
Percent Non-Volatile24.0 - 26.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 60 max
Spindle Number1

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DP2000)
AUB (DP2000.E)
SNG (DP2000.S)

Application Data

DigiPrime® 2000 may be applied by flexo or gravure coating systems. EZ Cup Viscosity - #2 Cup 18-20 sec.


Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.