Michem® Tite 242AF

Brand Family Overview

ThermaGloss® overprint varnishes (OPVs) impart excellent gloss to preprinted linerboard. Coated linerboard passes through the corrugator without picking, softening or smearing. Superior heat resistance eliminates the need for hotplate temperature reduction.

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A coating designed to provide a tenacious bond between corrugated and either Surlyn or polyethylene clear skin pack films, firmly trapping the product in between. It can only be glued with hot melt adhesives, except where the coating has been flexo applied and ommitted from areas to be glued.


Skin packaging primer

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishablesskin packaging

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceTranslucent liquid
EZ Cup Viscosity (s) 15 - 30
Cup Number3
pH9.2 - 10.2

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Application Data

MT242AF is usually applied at the dry end of the corrugator. EZ Cup Viscosity = 15 - 30seconds, #3 Cup.


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.