Micryl 783

Micryl Family Overview

Micryl™ waterbased coatings offer water and grease resistance with exceptional flexo runnability. They are applied over ink as protective, rub-resistant finishes, and also used as low-cost, heat-resistant overprints for porous substrates. Learn more about Micryl »


This heat resistant gloss overprint is also an excellent choice when a water and grease resistant coating is required and in-line coating is not possible. It imparts useful levels of gloss and ink protection. This product is gluable with both hot melt and cold set glues.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Perishablesoverprints with heat resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceOff-white to light tan liquid
pH8.5 – 9.5
Percent Non-Volatile36.0% – 38.0%

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

Additional Information

Description: General purpose water resistant coating

Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. 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 Micryl™ 783

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MI783)