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Extrusion Coating Primer promotes adhesion for packaging uses.
Press Release Summary:
February 24, 2012 - Effective at thin coat weights of 0.04 dry gsm, Michem Flex P2300 produces adhesion between extruded resins, and paper and film substrates. Single component, optically clear formulation is water-based, contains no VOCs, and requires no curing. Typical users include converters of food packaging, medical packaging, health and beauty product packaging, and industrial laminating stock, as well as film producers and paper converters.
Original Press Release
New Michem Flex P2300 Extrusion Coating Primer
Press release date: February 22, 2012
New Michem Flex P2300 Extrusion Coating Primer for Converters Promotes Strong Adhesion; is Available Worldwide
CINCINNATI, OH - Michem Flex P2300 is a new extrusion coating primer from Michelman that produces strong adhesion between extruded resins, and paper and film substrates. It is effective at thin coat weights - just 0.04 dry gsm - and is designed for paper and film packaging converters, and film producers. It is manufactured in North America, Europe and Asia, and is readily available anywhere on the globe. Michem Flex P2300 is water based and contains no VOCs. It is a single component formulation that is used inline by converters of flexible packaging in the extrusion coating process and requires no curing. It is optically clear and is acceptable for food packaging, and suitable for dry or low moisture applications. Typical users of the versatile primer include converters of food packaging, medical packaging, health and beauty product packaging, industrial laminating stock, as well as film producers and paper converters.
Michelman is a global developer of water-based barrier and functional coatings for flexible film packaging, paperboard, and corrugated cartons; and water-based surface modifiers, additives and polymers for numerous industries including wood care, industrial coatings, inks, fibers, composites, and construction products. Michelman serves its multinational and regional customers with production facilities in the U.S., Europe and Singapore, and a worldwide network of highly trained field technical support personnel.