Michem® Flex R1924
Brand Family Overview
Our Hydrosize® line of products includes sizing solutions designed for use in the manufacturing of glass fiber, carbon fiber and natural fiber, using chopped strand or continuous strand fiber glass. These are in turn used to manufacture composite products and components.See more Hydrosize products.
An environmentally friendly primer that promotes print receptivity and adhesion of water-based and UV cured inks and coatings used in printing flexible packaging and labels. It improves ink adhesion on a variety of substrate materials including polyolefins, paper, and foil.
Water-based print receptive primer for water-based and UV inks
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Functional Coatings||print receptivity, rub resistance, water resistance|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|Appearance||Straw to pink colored translucent liquid|
|EZ Cup Viscosity (s)||25 - 27|
|pH||7.0 - 9.0|
|Shelf Life (mo)||24|
|Freeze/Thaw Stability||None: protect from freezing|
|Percent Non-Volatile||42.0 - 45.0|
|Specific Gravity||0.99 - 1.01|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||200 max|
Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)
Michem® Flex R1924 can be applied via gravure, flexo and other coating methods. A corona treatment of the surface is recommended before applying the coating. A coat weight of 0.4 gsm dry is recommended. The product needs to be dried using hot air. EZ Cup Viscosity - #2Cup, 25 - 27 seconds.
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.