DigiPrime® 2000

Brand Family Overview

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.

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Usage

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.

Description

Off-line primer for HP Indigo printability

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
EZ Cup Viscosity (s) 8 - 12
Cup Number3
pH7.8 - 8.8
Emulsifier ChargeAmmoniated dispersion
Shelf Life (mo) 24
Freeze/Thaw StabilityStable after 5 Cycles
Percent Non-Volatile24.0 - 26.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Specific Gravity0.98 - 1.00
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 60 max
Spindle Number1
RPM60

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.

Storage

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