Water Based Coatings

Paints & Coatings, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Elastomeric Coating reduces heat in building interiors.

June 12, 2015

Formulated as protective weathering layer for low-slope roofs, WeatherCote™ Elastomeric Coating delivers 88% initial reflectivity that reduces wear and tear on membrane below and helps lower temperature inside building by directing heat and UV away from surface. This ENERGY STAR®-rated, water-based acrylic roof coating, applicable via spray, roller, or brush, adheres to such substrates as granulated BUR, SBS and APP, metal, wood, and concrete.
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Paints & Coatings

Heat Seal Coating suits flexible food packaging applications.

May 14, 2015

Based on high molecular weight polyolefin, Michem Flex HS268 produces strong bonds in heat seal applications. Water-based, VOC-free coating has low heat seal initiation temperature, offers optimized blocking resistance, and can be further formulated with slip additives to achieve low coefficient of friction without losing bond strength. In addition to paper, metal foil, or metallized surfaces, water-resistant coating can be applied to matte, white, or cavitated films in conjunction with primer. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Heat Seal Coating bonds plastic films, papers, and foils.

October 30, 2014

Designed to be applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment, Aqualene®1190 achieves heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230°F. Water-based coating contains no VOCs or ozone depleting ingredients and can be cleaned up without caustic or hazardous cleaning products. It is suited for bonding treated and non-treated plastic films, such as PP, PET, and PVC as well as paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Aqueous Liquid Coating System is optimized for usability.

July 29, 2014

Targeting those who desire liquid lamination without hand application, EliteCoater™ applies water-based liquid coating to inkjet canvas and fine art paper up to 44 in. wide. Design facilitates installation on any tabletop surface and ensures even finish on any graphic print. Along with process speed of up to 2 fpm, features include drip pan that collects excess coating and ability to coat other media with optional Mayer bar. For operation, users feed cut sheets through coating head. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Paint Booth Wall Coating protects against overspray.

June 6, 2014

Designed for spray-on application and peel-off removal, water-based DeVilbiss CLEAN™ Booth Wall Coat produces white coating that protects paint booth surfaces from overspray to ensure clean and bright walls. Product can be used on painted or galvanized metal surfaces and lasts 500 bake cycles or 6 months. To cover typical 30 ft spray booth, 3–4 gal will be required. Use with gravity- and pressure-fed spray equipment with respective 1.8 and 1.5 mm or larger fluid tip is recommended. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Autodeposition Coating suits iron castings and ferrous metals.

February 18, 2014

Formulated to deliver uniform, defect-free surface coating on both inside and outside of complex components, Bonderite® M-PP 930C™ provides corrosion and abrasion resistance, thermal stability, and edge protection. Water-based, epoxy-acrylic urethane coating will coat any surface it wets during immersion of parts with no limitation as to part size, shape, or density. Non-flammable, non-explosive, and RoHS-compliant, coating contains no toxic heavy metals, very low VOCs, and no APEs or HAPs. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Water-Based Coating supports heat sealing and heat activation.

January 17, 2014

Suitable for packaging applications where heat sealed or heat activated combinations are required, Aqualene® 1185HS bonds plastic films, paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil. Product is applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment. Achieving heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230°F, coating contains no VOCs or ozone depleting ingredients and can be cleaned up without caustic cleaning products. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Acrylic Coating adds protection, elasticity to canvas giclees.

December 11, 2013

Able to be provided with or without added UV protection, CV series water-based acrylic coating adds elasticity so that when canvas giclee is stretched onto wooden frame, printed aqueous ink does not tear when wrapping around 90° angle of frame. Finish provides soft gloss to canvas, and versions for manual application and automatic application are available. All materials used in manufacture of these coatings are considered non-hazardous. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Water-Based Mask Coating protects reflow oven surfaces.

November 4, 2013

Designed to protect oven surfaces between scheduled maintenance, XT-Armor Oven Shield is painted onto cooling surfaces, where flux sticks to coating and then is peeled off. Product is light opaque blue when wet, and cures to translucent dark blue. Over 4–6 week period, depending on oven usage, coating changes to dark teal, which means it is time to peel. Coating is low odor, non-hazardous, and non-flammable, as well as environmentally friendly with zero VOC, zero GWP, and no halides. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Black Body Coating supports applications to 2,500°F.

August 27, 2013

Demonstrating emissivity greater than 0.90 at temperatures to 2,500°F, HiE-Coat™ 840-C helps combustion chambers, ovens, and furnaces distribute heat uniformly. Jet-black, water-based ceramic coating is applied to ceramic and refractory surfaces using sponge brush, roller, or conventional spray equipment. Curing is accomplished in operation or by heating for 1–2 hours at 200°F. Odorless and water-soluble, HiE-Coat™ 840-C contains no VOCs and will not outgas upon curing or during operation. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Polyurethane Sealant adds glossy, protective finish to metal.

May 6, 2013

CLEARLOK® is water-based polyurethane sealant that adds protective topcoat on most metal surfaces, including iron, steel, and aluminum. Non-polluting with no harmful VOC content, polymer sealant produces coating 0.0001–.00003 in. thick. It is rated for corrosion resistance of 12–24 hr of neutral salt spray or over 100 hr of humidity exposure. Available in 5 or 55 gal drums, product can be diluted with water for application using immersion tank process or with brush. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Water-Based Coating resists oil and grease.

March 27, 2013

Compliant with FDA requirements for direct food contact, Aqualene® 5050 is specifically designed for paper and paperboard food packaging and handling applications requiring oil and grease resistance, including wrappers, paper plates, and cups. Repulpable coating dries clear, is VOC-free, and requires only 2.0 g/m² to obtain OGR results. Supplied in pails, drums, and totes, Aqualene® 5050 can be applied by conventional coating apparatus, such as gravure, flexo, or rod. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Materials & Material Processing

Wood Coating produces optimal water beading.

May 18, 2012

Typically used for outdoor wood deck and fence applications, Michem Wood Coating 75 penetrates wood surfaces and produces optimal water beading and anti-swell properties. Water-based additive dries completely clear, contains less than 100 g/L of VOCs, and can be diluted down to 10% solids while maintaining effectiveness. Because it protects against water damage, product helps control cracking, splintering, color fading, dirt pickup, and mold/mildew growth. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Boron Nitride Coating suits applications up to 1,560°F.

April 12, 2012

Consisting of single-part, odorless, water-dispersible formula, Pyro-Paint(TM) 634-BN protects metal and refractory surfaces from corrosion by molten glass, metals, plastics, and salts in applications to 1,560°F. Non-wetting, VOC-free product is formulated with solids content of 38.6% by weight, resulting in dry film greater than 95% boron nitride with coverage rate of 345 ft²/gal, assuming 1 mil thickness. Coating dries at room temperature in 1-2 hr and cures fully in 1-2 hr at 200°F. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Lubricants, Green & Clean

Rubber Lubricant and Anti-Stick Coating facilitates assembly.

January 19, 2012

Intended for rubber and plastic parts, water-based MAC-1023 dries to clear, colorless film with optimum slip properties and minimal coefficient of friction. Coating is chemically and thermally stable as well as environmentally and worker friendly. In addition to rubber and plastic, product is also suitable for use on composite, sponge, and all types of metal. Applications include automotive assembly, O-rings, seals, bushings, hoses, and grommets. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Temperature Coating electrically insulates resistors.

December 9, 2011

Consisting of single part, water-based, inorganic-ceramic coating system, Cerama-Dip(TM) 538N electrically isolates high-power ceramic resistors for applications up to 2,600°F. Odorless, VOC-free formula features volume resistivity of 109 W-cm and dielectric strength of 225 V/mil at room temperature. Applied by dipping or brushing, Cerama-Dip 538N cures by air-drying at room temperature for 1-2 hr, then step curing for 1-2 hr at 200°F and 350°F, respectively. Read More

Paints & Coatings

High Temperature Coating prevents oxidation of graphite.

December 6, 2011

Based on titanium diboride, Graphi-Coat(TM) 623 inhibits oxidation of most commercial grades of graphite to 2,000°F. Two-part, water-based, non-volatile material is applied using brush, roller, dip- or spray-processing. Typically air set for 1-2 hr at ambient temperature then cured in-situ or in 10-15 min at 1,300°F, coating protects graphite crucibles and fixtures used in metallurgical casting processes as well as graphite electrodes used in arc-melting furnaces. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Water-Based Barrier Coating protects paper, corrugated products.

October 6, 2011

FDA-compliant Michem Coat 40Y provides barrier coating for paper and corrugated. Combination of raw materials and proprietary formulation techniques are used to produce coating that is resistant to water, oil, and grease and has optimized release properties. Completely repulpable and recyclable, this hot melt and coldset gluable product maintains stability and can be applied smoothly on rod, blade, or roll coaters either inline or offline. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Water-Based Barrier Coating targets paper and corrugated.

October 4, 2011

Using advanced raw materials, Michem Coat 40Y is water, oil, and grease resistant with optimized release properties. Product is also hot melt and coldset gluable, and completely repulpable and recyclable. Compliant with FDA standards, Michem Coat 40Y is suited for food contact with items such as produce and other perishables, as well as general industrial and retail applications. Product can be applied smoothly on rod, blade, or roll coaters, either inline or offline. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Water-Based Epoxy Floor Coating System provides static control.

August 31, 2011

Offered as 2-component solution, 3425E Static Control Water-Based Epoxy Coating may be used as coating or topcoat over standard flooring systems to provide static dissipative flooring system in range of 106-109 ohms resistance. It provides resistance to wear, abrasion, and chemical attack from common alkalis and acids and can also be used as conductive coating in range of 25,000-106 ohms resistance when applied over 3424 Conductive Water-Based Epoxy Primer. Read More