Michem® Flex M1479


A low COF, matte overprint varnish coating that features excellent anti-scratch performance. This overprint varnish is more transparent with a less white appearance than other matte finish overprint varnishes.


Water-based matte finish OPV for films

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsmatte, overprint varnish, scratch resistance, Substrate - film

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Physical Properties

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

pH7.5 - 9.0
Shelf Life (mo) 6
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile31.5 - 34.5
Specific Gravity0.98 - 1.00
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <300
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

SNG (MFM1479.S)

Application Data

Michem® Flex M1479 can be applied via gravure, flexo and other coating methods. A corona treatment of the surface is recommended before applying the coating.


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.