Michem® Flex HS268

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Used for heat sealing applications offering low temperature seal initiation and stronger bonds to paper, metal (foil or metalized surface), various primed films such as matte, pearlized cavitated BOPP or BOPET films. It should be used with the addition of a wax emulsion to control the coefficient of friction (typically 2 to 4% by weight) e.g. Michem® Lube 160 RPH.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Heat Seal Coatingsheat seal, Substrate - film, Substrate - paper, metal

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite to off-white liquid
pH9.4 – 10.5
Percent Non-Volatile36.0% – 39.0%
Brookfield Viscosity Range100 – 1000
Spindle Number3

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

Additional Information

Description: Water-based heat seal coating for flexible packaging

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: 9 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Flex HS268

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MFHS268)

Tuas, Singapore (MFHS268.S)