DigiGuard® Gloss 115

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Wax micronized waxes enhance the performance of water-based, solventborne and powder coating formulations. Highly efficient, these waxes are used as process aids and improve many coating and ink properties, including: scratch and mar resistance, lubricity, block resistance, release, and matting.

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Usage

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.

Description

Overprint varnish for flexible packaging

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Overprint VarnishApplicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, controlled slip, heat resistance, high gloss

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Physical Properties

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

Appearancewhite,translucent liquid
Percent Non-Volatile37.0 - 40.0

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DGG115)

Application Data

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.

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment as required.