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Chemicals & Gases

Hydrolube® Lubricants Used in Fiber Sizing Formulations to Protect Fibers during Forming, Processing, and Post-Processing

CINCINNATI, OH – Hydrolube fiber lubricants from Michelman are a family of water-based emulsions used in fiber sizing formulations to lubricate and protect fiberglass, carbon fiber, natural and specialty fibers during forming, processing and post-processing.Â-  Each available grade lubricates the fibers, protecting them from abrasion from neighboring fibers, and in some cases shields the...

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Michem® Flex R1924 Print Primer Improves Ink Adhesion and Chemical Resistance in UV Cured Packaging and Label Applications
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Michem® Flex R1924 Print Primer Improves Ink Adhesion and Chemical Resistance in UV Cured Packaging and Label Applications

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman's Michem Flex R1924 is an innovative water based primer that promotes print receptivity and adhesion of UV cured inks and coatings to flexible packaging substrates and labels. Because it is also very chemical resistant, it is an ideal solution for film converters or printers who produce labels and packaging for use in harsh environments.Â-  Typical applications...

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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 Michem® Wood Coating 75, a proprietary anionic formulation that provides excellent water resistance in topical wood coatings. The new...

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Michelman Signs Agreement to Transfer Sales and Support of Digital Press Primers and Overprint Varnishes to LexJet Corporation

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman has entered into a partnership with LexJet Corporation, transferring responsibility for U.S. and Canadian sales and support of its line of digital press primers and overprint varnishes to the Sarasota, Florida based company. Those responsibilities were previously handled by Utopia Digital Technologies. Michelman digital press supplies now sold and supported by LexJet...

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Paints & Coatings

Michelman to Feature "Lab to Consumer" Capabilities at SuperCorr Expo 2012

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman will be exhibiting in booth #2612 at SuperCorr Expo 2012, being held at the Georgia World Congress Center from October 1-4, 2012. The company will be featuring its ability to provide a broad range of barrier coating solutions for paper and corrugated with a focus on its knowledge of the requirements of all stages of the supply chain, from the lab and paper mills, to the...

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Inline Primer improves print quality on synthetic substrates.
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Inline Primer improves print quality on synthetic substrates.

Formulated for use on synthetic substrates printed on HP Indigo WS6000 and WS6600 digital presses, Michem In-Line Primer (ILP) 040 is HP-recommended and producesÂ- print receptive surface that improves ink transfer and adhesion of HP Indigo Electroinks. Both WS6000 and WS6600 both offer inline priming station that lets users prime and print substrates in one pass. Unit applies appropriate...

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Paints & Coatings

Wood Coating produces optimal water beading.

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,...

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Polyamide Dispersion is solvent- and APE-free.
Chemicals & Gases

Polyamide Dispersion is solvent- and APE-free.

Michem® Emulsion D310, a multi-purpose aqueous dispersion of high-melt polyamide, is suitable for paint and coating manufacturers working on surface modification formulas for applications on nylon, rubber, metal, leather, and plastic substrates. Low coefficient of friction, low VOC nylon dispersion features small particle size, and provides optimum abrasion resistance as well as good film...

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Extrusion Coating Primer promotes adhesion for packaging uses.
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Extrusion Coating Primer promotes adhesion for packaging uses.

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...

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