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.
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Recyclable water-based coatings that confer high barrier to paper-based packaging and wraps.
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Michelman’s DigiGuard® IJ series of odorless, aqueous overprint coatings is specially formulated for demanding aqueous inkjet applications including folding carton, direct mail, and brochures. These durable, fast-drying aqueous overprint coatings deliver improved water, chemical, and scratch resistance in a range of tailored surface finishes. They are cold-set glue-able and can be used for indirect food contact applications. Learn more about DigiGuard IJ »
An aqueous overprint coating that protects and enhances the appearance of printed corrugated boxes. This innovative and unique coating is specifically formulated for inkjet presses to pre-print paper used in corrugated boxes and offers low odor, high gloss and hot mar resistance. DigiGuard® 520IJ is also receptive to hot melt and cold set glues for efficient process in sealing ends of boxes.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.
Description: Aqueous overprint coating for inkjet printed paper used in corrugated boxes.
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.
Storage: Keep at temperatures between .?1 °C and .?2 °C (.?3 °F and .?4 °F). Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place
Shelf Life: 12 Months
Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for DigiGuard® IJ 520
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