Michem® Coat 40Y

Brand Family Overview

Micryl™ waterbased coatings offer water and grease resistance with exceptional flexo runnability. They are applied over ink as protective, rub-resistant finishes, and also used as low-cost, heat-resistant overprints for porous substrates.

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A versatile water resistant coating which is gluable with a wide range of water based and hot melt adhesives.


Water resistant, cold set and hot melt gluable coating

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Food Servicewater resistance
Industrialwater resistance
Perishableswater resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceMilky white, semi-viscous liquid
EZ Cup Viscosity (s) 20 - 40
Cup Number2
pH9.0 - 10.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 250 - 800
Spindle Number3

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Application Data

Michem® Coat 40Y can be applied at the corrugator and off-line using either a blade or a rod coater.


Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.