ThermaGloss® 425FLT

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 high heat resistant overprint which imparts a matte finish to preprint linerboard while eliminating picking and smearing of the inks through the hot plate section of the corrugator.

Description

Water based, matte finish, heat resistant overprint varnish

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishablesoverprints with heat resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream colored liquid
EZ Cup Viscosity (s) 22 - 32
Cup Number2
pH8.5 - 9.5
Shelf Life (mo) 12
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile30.0 - 31.0
Specific Gravity1.01 - 1.03

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (TG425FLT)

Application Data

ThermaGloss® 425FLT is designed for application by flexo or gravure on a preprint press. EZ Cup Viscosity = 22 - 32seconds, #2 Cup.

Storage

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