Michem® Flex B1002

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Michem® Flex is a range of functional, sustainable water-based technologies optimized for flexible packaging. Learn more about Michem Flex »


Recyclable, flexible and overcoatable, this water-based coating offers excellent oxygen barrier along with good oil and grease resistance. It is an ideal barrier against mineral oils. Michem® Flex B1002 creates a strong adhesion and a smooth, pinhole-free surface onto the porous nature of the paper. It will also ensure high affinity towards vacuum deposition of metal onto paper.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsadhesion promotion, mineral oil migration resistance, barrier, oxygen barrier

Physical Properties

AppearanceYellow translucent liquid
pH5.0 – 7.5
Percent Non-Volatile12.5% – 13.5%
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 500
Spindle Number2

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

Additional Information

Description: Oxygen barrier coating

Handling: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Storage: Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep from freezing

Shelf Life: 6 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Flex B1002

Site(s) of Manufacture (and Product Code):

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MFB1002)

Aubange, Belgium (MFB1002.E)