Michem® Flex M1203
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 water-based matte finish overprint varnish for all polyolefin materials. This OPV allows brand owners to use polyolefin materials and create a paper look with a soft velvety texture. It can be applied in registration which allows for clear windows to highlight the product and/or for a mixture of gloss and matte finishes that can enhance overall shelf appeal.
Water-based, matte finish overprint varnish
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Functional Coatings||matte, overprint varnish|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|Appearance||White, medium viscosity liquid|
|pH||8.0 - 10.0|
|Shelf Life (mo)||6|
|Freeze/Thaw Stability||Stable after 5 Cycles|
|Percent Non-Volatile||43.5 - 45.5|
|Specific Gravity||1.073 - 1.113|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||<1000|
Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)
Michem® Flex M1203 should be applied via flexo or gravure. Typical coating weight is 1.6 dry gm².
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.