DigiGuard® Gloss 115
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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.See more Michem Shield products.
Provides good resistance to heat and a low coefficient of friction as an overprint varnish. It has good adhesion to most packaging films and inks and can help protect the print from damage. It can be used in demanding applications where ease of slip over hot surfaces is required - for example in vertical form, fill and seal packaging.
Overprint varnish for flexible packaging
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Overprint Varnish||Applicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, controlled slip, heat resistance, high gloss|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||8.0 - 10|
|Percent Non-Volatile||37.0 - 40.0|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||<300|
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DigiGuard® Gloss 115 can be applied by flexo, gravure or roll coater. A drying temperature of 60C or over will ensure the optimum heat resistance of the coating is achieved.