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Michelman’s 100% Recyclable & Repulpable Functional Coatings on Display at ACCCSA 2019
Paints & Coatings

Michelman’s 100% Recyclable & Repulpable Functional Coatings on Display at ACCCSA 2019

Cincinnati, OH (July 3, 2019) – Michelman will introduce ExpoACCCSA 2019 attendees to a selection of sustainable, waterborne functional coating solutions for paper and corrugated applications. Developed collaboratively, and with the circular economy in mind, Michelman’s coatings are recyclable, repulpable, PFAS-free, and formulated for enhanced performance. According to John Hurban, VP &...

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Materials

Michelman to Introduce Food Contact Compliant Fiber Sizings at JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will introduce new fiber sizings that comply with the Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 repealing Directive 2002/72/EC at the JEC Europe Composites show taking place March 11-13, 2014 in Paris, France.Â-  The new solutions are ideal for sizing fiber that will be used in composites destined for applications including coffee machines, food processors and other...

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Chemicals & Gases

Michelman to Focus on New and Enhanced Application Solutions at European Coatings Show 2013 - Booth #7-523

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will be featuring a variety of new and enhanced surface modifiers in booth #7-523 at the European Coatings Show 2013 being held in Nurnberg, Germany from March 19-21, 2013. Â- One of the new products being introduced will be MichemÂ-® Wood Coating 75, a proprietary anionic formulation that provides excellent water resistance in topical wood coatings. The new...

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Water Resistant Natural Oil Emulsions offer Green alternative.
Chemicals & Gases

Water Resistant Natural Oil Emulsions offer Green alternative.

Made of natural oils and waxes, NatureShieldÂ-® Emulsions provide water resistance and beading when used in wood, stone, and concrete coatings, stains, and sealants. With light golden tint, NatureShield 30 tung emulsion offers water-resistant finish that does not darken noticeably and provides wet look on stone surfaces. NatureShield 31 anionic emulsion helps prevent wood from swelling in...

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Nomar-® 70AFN Eliminates Abrasiveness of Packaging and Partitions; Reduces Occurence of Product Damage
Paints & Coatings

Nomar-® 70AFN Eliminates Abrasiveness of Packaging and Partitions; Reduces Occurence of Product Damage

CINCINNATI, OH - Nomar 70AFN is a water based and repulpable coating that when applied to the inside of packaging and packaging partitions eliminates the common abrasion that occurs between the inside of the shipping container, any partitions that may be used, and the packaged item. The coating is FDA approved, and is gluable with both cold set and hot melt glues. It is generally used to provide...

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Extrusion Primer suits food packaging applications.
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Extrusion Primer suits food packaging applications.

Designed for converters of flexible packaging substrates, water-based MichemÂ-® Flex P1883 adheres to aluminum foil and paper, bonds to extrusion coated resins, and protects foil from corrosion. Product can also help prevent packages from delaminating when in contact with aggressive contents. Featuring 25% solids content and freeze/thaw stability, primer meets regulations for food packaging,...

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Michem-® Lube 190 Boosts Durability and Water-Resistance in Interior and Exterior Coatings
Chemicals & Gases

Michem-® Lube 190 Boosts Durability and Water-Resistance in Interior and Exterior Coatings

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman's Michem Lube 190 is an anionic polyethylene wax emulsion additive that significantly improves the mar and scratch resistance, and water repellency, of architectural and decorative paints, stains, sealants and numerous other interior and exterior coatings. It's commonly used in exterior wood coatings when abrasion resistance is required along with water beading, and can...

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Chemicals & Gases

Michem-® Emulsion 62330 Provides Superior Water Resistance in Exterior Wood Applications; Reduces Burnishing in Interior Applications

CINCINNATI, OH - Michem Emulsion 62330 from Michelman is a fine particle-sized emulsion that delivers excellent water repellency when added to varnishes and other coatings such as architectural paints, stains and sealants, without affecting gloss. It is used to produce reliable water beading in decks and sealants, and burnish resistance in interior latex paints. Under various exterior exposures...

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Michem-® Emulsion 47950 Offers Anti-Graffiti Capability, Water Repellency, and Anti-Blocking in Concrete Coatings
Chemicals & Gases

Michem-® Emulsion 47950 Offers Anti-Graffiti Capability, Water Repellency, and Anti-Blocking in Concrete Coatings

CINCINNATI, OH - Michem Emulsion 47950 wax emulsion from Michelman is a sacrificial anti-graffiti coating additive that also provides effective water repellency and anti-blocking. It is commonly used as a surface modifier in concrete coatings to reduce or eliminate concrete's susceptibility to damage caused by weather, equipment, vehicles or foot traffic. In concrete construction specifically,...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

Extrusion Primer offers water and chemical resistance on packaging films.

Designed to meet regulations for food packaging, MichemÂ-® Flex P1852 produces strong adhesion between flexible substrates and extrusion coated polymer resins. Water-based product contains no VOCs and requires no mixing. It can be applied on single in-house coating station and cures immediately upon application. Supplied as concentrated dispersion, primer will bond to resins extruded at low...

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Company News

Michelman Joins the International Molded Fiber Association (IMFA) to Help Advance Fiber-Based Packaging in a Circular Economy

CINCINNATI, OH (March 12, 2021) - In its continuing effort to enable more sustainable packaging solutions for the Circular Economy, Michelman has expanded its network by joining the International Molded Fiber Association (IMFA). IMFA’s mission is to promote the global use of molded fiber products and advocate for environmental sustainability. Explains Rick Michelman, Michelman’s Chief...

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Company News

Michelman Increases Focus on Growth Markets with Updated Website

Cincinnati, OH (September 23, 2020) – Michelman invites new and returning visitors to explore its recently updated website, which highlights the company's portfolio of industry-leading sustainable solutions, strong community involvement, and 70-year legacy of collaborative innovation. Customers can quickly locate solutions by market application or brand, including Michelman's growing portfolio...

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People in the News

Michelman Welcomes New Associates to Burgeoning Printing & Packaging Business Segment

CINCINNATI, OH (June 23, 2020) - In response to acceleration in the global growth of its Printing & Packaging business segment, Michelman has added two new associates to help guide its continued success in the digital printing, flexible packaging, paper converting, and corrugated markets.   Mr. Pete Petrie joins Michelman as the Sales Director for Printing & Packaging, Americas region. He...

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People in the News

Michelman Strengthens Applications Expertise with New Global Business Development & Applications Director for Printing & Packaging

CINCINNATI, OH (May 27, 2020) – Michelman is pleased to announce the hiring of Ralph Giammarco as Global Business Development & Applications Director for Printing & Packaging. Ralph has a rich background and extensive relationships in the industry and will be responsible for improving the customer experience and expanding the company’s Printing & Packaging market segment. Rick Michelman,...

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Company News

Michelman Joins the 4evergreen Alliance to Help Advance Fibre-Based Packaging in a Circular Economy

CINCINNATI, OH (April 21, 2020) – In its continuing effort to enable more sustainable packaging solutions for the Circular Economy, Michelman has expanded its network by joining 4evergreen, a new alliance sponsored by CEPI, the Confederation of the European Paper Industry. 4evergreen is a cross-industry alliance formed to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a more sustainable and...

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Company News

Michelman Makes United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s List of Top 25 Corporate Campaigns

Cincinnati, OH (December 4, 2019) Michelman has earned a spot on the United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s (UWGC) Top 25 List of corporate campaigns with associate donations totaling over $236,983. The Top 25 List represents the largest corporate, retiree, and employee campaigns in the Southwest Ohio region. Overall, this year’s United Way campaign raised $49.5 million and helped avert any...

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Company News

Michelman Conducts Webinar on Fundamentals of Fiber Sizing

CINCINNATI, OH (November 1, 2019) – Michelman will lead a webinar entitled “Fundamentals of Fiber Sizing and Emerging Trends and Solutions” on November 5th at 2:00 PM EST. Geared for compounders and composites manufacturers, attendees will learn how to choose the right fiber sizing to improve composite performance in a variety of applications.  Mr. Steven Bassetti, Group Marketing...

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People in the News

Michelman Names Mr. Jason Wise Company’s New CFO

Cincinnati, OH (October 8, 2019) – Michelman is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jason Wise as the company's new Chief Financial Officer. The company's Vice President of Finance since 2016, Michelman's Board of Directors approved his appointment to CFO at its August 2019 board meeting. Mr. Steve Shifman, Michelman's President & CEO commented, Since his hiring in 2012, Jason has worked...

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Over 450 Michelman Associates participate in 8th Annual Commitment to Community Day

CINCINNATI, OH (September 24, 2019) – Michelman held its annual Commitment to Community Day on September 6, 2019. This year marked the 8th year in a row that the company's associates took time away from their desks to give back to the communities in which they work and live. They volunteered their time and effort at a variety of charitable & non-profit organizations in the USA, Belgium,...

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Michelman’s 100% Recyclable & Repulpable Functional Coatings on Display at ACCCSA 2019
Paints & Coatings

Michelman’s 100% Recyclable & Repulpable Functional Coatings on Display at ACCCSA 2019

Cincinnati, OH (July 3, 2019) – Michelman will introduce ExpoACCCSA 2019 attendees to a selection of sustainable, waterborne functional coating solutions for paper and corrugated applications. Developed collaboratively, and with the circular economy in mind, Michelman’s coatings are recyclable, repulpable, PFAS-free, and formulated for enhanced performance. According to John Hurban, VP &...

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