Michem® Coat 81
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.See more Michem Prime products.
A repulpable, printable, and cold set gluable coating optimized for water resistance and 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 base coat for other barrier-enhancing Michelman coatings.
Water resistant coating with intermediate moisture barrier.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||8.5 - 10.0|
|Shelf Life (mo)||24|
|Freeze/Thaw Stability||None: protect from freezing|
|Percent Non-Volatile||50.0 - 52.0|
|Specific Gravity||1.14 - 1.16|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||400 - 800|
Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)
Michem® Coat 81 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.
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.