Michem® Guard 1350

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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Usage

Water based one micron dispersion which improves rub and abrasion resistance in pigmented and semi-gloss coatings, and inks and overprint varnishes at very low addition rates with little effect on gloss.

Description

Nonionic dispersion of polyethylene wax

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Inksblock resistance, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Industrial Wood & Plasticabrasion resistance, block resistance, matting, scratch resistance

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH7.0 - 8.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (MGRD1350)
AUB (MGRD1350.E)
SNG (MGRD1350.S)

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.