Michem® Flex M1203

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A water-based matte finish overprint varnish for all polymer materials. This OPV allows brand owners to use polymer materials and create a paper look with a soft velvety texture. It can be applied in registration which allows for clear windows to highlight the product and/or for a mixture of gloss and matte finishes that can enhance overall shelf appeal.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsrub resistance, Substrate - film, overprint varnish, matte

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite, medium viscosity liquid
pH8.0 – 10.0
Percent Non-Volatile43.5% – 45.5%
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 1000
Spindle Number3

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

Additional Information

Description: Water-based, matte finish overprint varnish

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 M1203

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MFM1203)