Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water and chemical resistance, and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, durability, and crosslinkability. Learn more about Michem Prime »
Provides outstanding adhesion to metallic and cellulosic substrates and enhances the water, grease, oil and solvent resistance of coatings and adhesives and is a high solids, more economical version of Michem® Prime 4983R. . The adhesion properties of Michem® Prime facilitate its use as a primer for extrusion coatings. Utilizing this "tie coat" functionality, dissimilar materials can be combined to produce a substrate with the unique properties of each material.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Leather||adhesion promotion, heat seal|
|Appearance||White, viscous liquid|
|pH||7.4 – 8.4|
|Emulsifier Charge||Ammoniated dispersion|
|Percent Non-Volatile||39.0% – 41.0%|
|Recommended pH Range||> 7|
|Brookfield Viscosity Range||1000 – 4000|
Description: Copolymer dispersion
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: 12 Months
Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Prime 4983-40R
Cincinnati, OH, USA (MP498340R)
Aubange, Belgium (MP498340R.E)
Tuas, Singapore (MP498340R.S)
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