Michem® Prime 4990R
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Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.See more Michem Prime products.
Provides outstanding adhesion to both metallic and cellulosic substrates, and enhances the water, grease, oil and solvent resistance of coatings and adhesives. Can serve as a tie coat or primer for extrusion coatings, a foil laminate, a specialty paper coating, a paper sizing agent, a heat sealable coating, nonwoven binder and can also be used as a thermally active binder in thermal transfer release coatings.
Ethylene acrylic acid dispersion
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Cable & Cordage||adhesion promotion, heat seal, water resistance|
|Heat Seal Coatings||metal, Substrate - paper|
|Inks||adhesion promotion, chemical resistance|
|Overprint Varnishes||adhesion promotion, chemical resistance|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||7.8 - 8.8|
|Emulsifier Charge||Ammoniated dispersion|
|Shelf Life (mo)||12|
|Freeze/Thaw Stability||None: protect from freezing|
|Percent Non-Volatile||32.0 - 35.0|
|Recommended pH Range||>7|
|Specific Gravity||0.98 - 1.00|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||200 - 850|
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