DigiPrime® 4453

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are emulsions of natural oils and natural oil blends designed to protect topical wood. They provide water resistance and enhance the natural pattern of wood. They also impart water resistance to concrete, and can serve as a component for sealing stone surfaces to provide a wet look with a durable and attractive finish.

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Usage

A water resistant primer for both HP Indigo Electroinks® and Xeikon Electrophotographic toners and provides excellent adhesion to most papers and films. It is suitable for food contact and is especially useful for flexible packaging applications, as well as label production.

Description

Water based primer for Digital printing

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Other OEM SolutionsApplicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, Substrate - film, Substrate - paper

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite translucent liquid
pH7.5 - 8.5
Percent Non-Volatile28.0 - 30.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <100
Spindle Number1
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DP4453)
AUB (DP4453.E)
SNG (DP4453.S)

Application Data

DigiPrime® 4453 may be applied via flexo, gravure or smooth roll coater. Dry thoroughly with hot, circulating air. May be used for in-line or off-line processes. Recommended application weight for film substrates is between 0.1-1.0 dry/m2. EZ #2 cup 19-21 s.

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.