Michem® Emulsion 91840

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

Provides superior rub resistance and gloss when used as an additive in overprint varnishes, inks and coatings. It also provides very good anti-blocking, slip and mar resistance properties.

Description

Nonionic HD polyethylene / paraffin wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, gloss enhancement, mar resistance, rub resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceCream/light yellowish
pH8.0 - 10.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile41.0 - 43.0
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

SNG (ME91840.S)