Michem® Flex P1883
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Michem® Shield waterbased polyethylene emulsions are an effective and inexpensive way to improve the performance of OPVs, and is FDA approved. Enhanced properties include excellent rub resistance, good gloss, re-coatability, and water resistance.See more Michem Shield products.
Primer for metal and paper substrates promoting good adhesion to extrusion coated resins resulting in strong bond strength as well as excellent water and chemical resistance. It may also be used as a low temperature heat seal coating for bonding aluminum foil to itself or to paper.
Water based heat seal coating and primer for extrusion coated resins.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Heat Seal Coatings||metal, Substrate - paper|
|Extrusion Coating Primers||adhesion for metal and paper, chemical resistance, water resistance|
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These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
|pH||8.4 - 9.4|
|Emulsifier Charge||Ammoniated dispersion|
|Percent Non-Volatile||24.2 - 25.4|
|Recommended pH Range||>7|
|Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s)||50 - 400|
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Michem® Flex P1883 may be applied via flexo, gravure or smooth roll coater. When possible, corona or flame treat substrates prior to priming and dry thoroughly with hot, circulating air. May be used for in-line or off-line processes. Recommended application weight as an extrusion primer is between 0.1 - 1.0 dry g/m2. Heat seal coatings require heavier application weights, typically 1-3 dry g/m2. EZ Cup Viscosity - #3 Cup, 17 - 19 sec.