Inline & offline digital printing primers certified for use with HP Indigo presses.
Water-based overprint coatings increase durability and enhance the look & feel of inkjet-printed materials.
High-performance primers for inkjet that improve print quality & ink adhesion on film & paper.
Advanced materials designed to enhance the performance and processing of agricultural products.
Recyclable water-based coatings that confer high barrier to paper-based packaging and wraps.
Enhancing composite performance through optimized fiber-polymer interface adhesion
Sizing solutions designed for use in the manufacturing of glass fiber, carbon fiber and natural fiber.
News (Wednesday, 9 June 2021)
Dr. Rick Michelman will become President & CEO on January 1, 2022, and Steve Shifman will assume the role of Executive Chairman.
News (Thursday, 27 May 2021)
Michelman announces new distribution agreement with Omya to be the exclusive distributor of Michelman surface modifiers and wax emulsions in Canada.
News (Thursday, 13 May 2021)
Michelman UV overprint varnish strengtheners allow HP Indigo digitally-printed labels to endure harsh environments during packing and transport.
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Michelman will exhibit at booth #2123 at the American Coating Show, being held May 8-10, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN. We will feature additives and surface modifiers that enhance the performance of paints and coatings for wood, nylon, rubber, leather and printed graphic arts materials.
Featured products include the Michem® Wood Coatings 70 Series, a family of low VOC, high solids water repellents which improve swell resistance in exterior wood stains and sealants; Michem® Emulsion D310, a low VOC aqueous dispersion of a high-melt polyamide that produces excellent opaque film-forming and heat sealing properties, low COF (high slip) and superior abrasion resistance in nylon, rubber, metal, leather and plastic; and Michem® Guard 1350, a one micron particle size dispersion which prevents blocking, increases slip, and provides excellent rub and abrasion resistance in inks and OPVs used in the graphic arts industry, as well as in industrial coatings.