Michem® Flex R1924

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


An environmentally friendly primer that promotes print receptivity and adhesion of water-based and UV cured inks and coatings used in printing flexible packaging and labels. It improves ink adhesion on a variety of substrate materials including plastic film, paper, and foil.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Functional Coatingsrub resistance, water resistance, print receptivity

Physical Properties

AppearanceStraw to pink colored translucent liquid
pH7.0 – 9.0
Percent Non-Volatile42.0% – 45.0%
Brookfield Viscosity Range< 200
Spindle Number2

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

Additional Information

Description: Water-based print receptive primer for water-based and UV inks

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

Shelf Life: 24 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Flex R1924

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MFR1924)

Tuas, Singapore (MFR1924.S)