DigiGuard® Gloss 115
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Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.See more Michem Prime products.
Provides good resistance to heat and a low coefficient of friction as an overprint varnish. It has good adhesion to most packaging films and inks and can help protect the print from damage. It can be used in demanding applications where ease of slip over hot surfaces is required - for example in vertical form, fill and seal packaging.
Overprint varnish for flexible packaging
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Overprint Varnish||Applicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, controlled slip, heat resistance, high gloss|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||8.0 - 10|
|Shelf Life (mo)||12|
|Freeze/Thaw Stability||None: protect from freezing|
|Percent Non-Volatile||37.0 - 40.0|
|Specific Gravity||1.03 - 1.05|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||<300|
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DigiGuard® Gloss 115 can be applied by flexo, gravure or roll coater. A drying temperature of 60C or over will ensure the optimum heat resistance of the coating is achieved.