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 »
This dispersion provides outstanding adhesion to both metallic and cellulosic substrates and enhances the water, grease, oil, and solvent-resistance of coatings and adhesives. It can serve as a tie coat or primer for extrusion coatings, a foil laminate, specialty paper coating, paper sizing agent, heat sealable coating, and a nonwoven binder, and used as a thermally active binder in thermal transfer release coatings.
This product is used in many applications including the following:
|Heat Seal Coatings||Substrate - paper, metal|
|Inks||adhesion promotion, chemical resistance, water resistance, alcohol resistance|
|Overprint Varnishes||adhesion promotion, chemical resistance, water resistance, alcohol resistance|
|pH||7.8 – 8.8|
|Emulsifier Charge||Ammoniated dispersion|
|Percent Non-Volatile||32.0% – 35.0%|
|Recommended pH Range||> 7|
|Brookfield Viscosity Range||200 – 850|
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 4990R
Cincinnati, OH, USA (MP4990R)
Aubange, Belgium (MP4990R.E)
Tuas, Singapore (MP4990R.S)
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