DigiGuard® Gloss 110

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Shield waterbased polyethylene emulsions are an effective and inexpensive way to improve the performance of OPVs, and is FDA approved. Enhanced properties include excellent rub resistance, good gloss, re-coatability, and water resistance.

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A high gloss, temperature resistant, water based overprint varnish which meets FDA food contact requirements.


Overprint varnish for flexible packaging

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Overprint VarnishApplicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, food packaging, heat resistance, high gloss

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite, translucent liquid
pH8.0 - 10
Percent Non-Volatile38.0 - 40.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <200
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DGG110)

Application Data

DigiGuard® Gloss 110 can be applied by flexo, gravure or roll coater. A drying temperature of 60C or above will ensuer optimum heat resistance of the coating is achieved.


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