Michem® Prime 2960

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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Provides outstanding adhesion to both metallic and cellulosic substrates, and enhances the corrosion, water, grease, oil and solvent resistance of coatings and adhesives.


Ethylene acrylic acid dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordageadhesion promotion, heat seal, water resistance
Textiles & Leatheradhesion promotion, heat seal, water resistance
Fiber SizingPE compatible
Nonwovensheat seal for binders

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceSemi-translucent liquid
pH11.0 - 12.0
Emulsifier ChargeAmmoniated dispersion
Percent Non-Volatile16.5 - 17.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MP2960)
AUB (MP2960.E)
SNG (MP2960.S)


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.