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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.See more DigiGuard products.
A water-based overprint varnish (OPV) that protects and enhances the appearance of printed corrugated boxes. This innovative and unique OPV is specifically formulated for inkjet presses to pre-print paper used in corrugated boxes and offers low odor, high gloss and hot mar resistance. DigiGuard® 520IJ is also receptive to hot melt and cold set glues for efficient process in sealing ends of boxes.
Water-based OPV for inkjet printed paper used in corrugated boxes
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Overprint Varnish||heat resistance, high gloss, hot mar|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||7.0 - 9.0|
|Percent Non-Volatile||29.0 - 31.0|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||0 - 100|
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DigiGuard® 520IJ is a water-based OPV that can be applied via rod, flexo or gravure coater. Typical coat weight is between 4 and 8 wet gsm depending on the substrate, application and end use.