Michem® Flex Barrier 1000

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

Designed to provide a high level of mineral oil and oxygen barrier and is printable and cold set gluable.

Description

Water-based mineral oil migration and oxygen barrier coating for paper

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsbarrier, oxygen barrier, Substrate - paper

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white liquid
pH5.5 - 7.5
Shelf Life (mo) 3
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile17.0 - 19.5
Specific Gravity0.99 - 1.09
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 300 - 700
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

AUB (MFB1000.E)

Application Data

Michem® Flex Barrier 1000 can be applied via rod, blade, flexo or gravure.