Michem® Coat 82

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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Usage

A repulpable, printable, and cold set gluable coating optimized for water resistance and higher COF. It also offers intermediate MVTR protection. Common uses include packaging for produce and meats, or anywhere packaged goods require protection from water or moisture vapor. It can be used alone as a single bump, or can be an ideal basecoat for other barrier-enhancing Michelman coatings.

Description

Water resistance coating with intermediate moisture barrier and higher COF.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
CorrugatedMVTR, water resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white liquid
pH8.5 - 9.5
Percent Non-Volatile50.0 - 52.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 400 - 700
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MC82)

Application Data

Michem® Coat 82 is best applied via off-line rod coater or in-line at the wet end of the corrugator. Dry end application is not recommended. Dilution is not recommended.

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.