Hydrolube® 480

Brand Family Overview

DigiGuard® water-based and UV curable overprint varnishes protect and enhance the appearance of printed materials. Various grades are available for commercial print jobs; form, fill and seal packaging; and food contact applications.

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Usage

Provides slip and lubricity when used in fibersizing formulations. This product is APE free.

Description

Nonionic microcrystalline wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagelubricity/slip resistance
Fiber Sizingslip and lubricity

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceOff-white, opaque liquid
pH8.5 - 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range1 - 12
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <200
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (HL480)
AUB (HL480.E)

Storage

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