Cincinnati, OH 45236
Waterborne Dispersions optimize coating and ink performance.
Formulated to control slip, mar, and rub resistance in water-based pigmented and semi-gloss OPVs, inks, and industrial coatings, Michem Guard 1350 and 1351 eliminate need to use solvent-based surface modifiers. Both are nonionic dispersions of polyethylene wax that prevent blocking and cause minimal reduction in gloss. Michem Guard 1350 features narrow particle size distribution centered at...Read More »
Michelman Offers Cost Saving Solutions for the HP Indigo WS6600 Equipped with In-line Priming Unit
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman offers primer, indicator and cleaning solutions designed specifically for the optional in-line priming (ILP) unit available on the HP Indigo WS6000 and WS6600 digital presses. The use of the ILP unit along with Michelman products, eliminates the need for pre-planned substrate treatment, allowing last-minute print jobs to be completed more quickly. Michelman's Michem-®...Read More »
Water-Based Barrier Coating protects paper, corrugated products.
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,...Read More »
Water-Based Barrier Coating targets paper and corrugated.
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...Read More »
Polyamide Dispersion has water-based formula.
Designed for use as fiber sizing in fiber reinforced nylon composites, solvent- and VOC-free Hydrosize-® PA845 is fully compliant with EC Directives on plastics for food applications. Product is engineered for optimal processability, film forming, and strand integrity properties. Also free from alkylphenol ethoxylate (APE), dispersion provides alternative to Hydrosize polyurethane fiber sizings...Read More »
Water Resistant Natural Oil Emulsions offer Green alternative.
Made of natural oils and waxes, NatureShield-® 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...Read More »
Michelman to Focus on New and Enhanced Application Solutions at European Coatings Show 2011 - Booth #7-636
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman will be featuring a wide variety of new and enhanced surface modifiers in booth #7-636 at the European Coatings Show 2011 being held in Nurnberg, Germany from March 29-31, 2011. One of the new products being introduced will be NatureShield(TM) 31, an anionic emulsion of natural oils and waxes that provides excellent water resistance, swell resistance and water beading...Read More »
Printing Press Primer is non-blocking and moisture-resistant.
Designed for printing on HP Indigo WS6000 label and package digital printing press, DigiPrime 6029 produces optimal ink transfer, ink adhesion, and rub resistance on embossed and heavily textured, pressure-sensitive label stock. Forty-eight percent of active raw material in DigiPrime 6029 comes from renewable sources and product is also solvent-free, odorless, and repulpable.Read More »
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...Read More »
Extrusion Primer suits food packaging applications.
Designed for converters of flexible packaging substrates, water-based Michem-® 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,...Read More »