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OTR and WVTR Barrier Coatings are designed for AlOx films.

Michem® Flex B5770 and B5780 are barrier coatings designed as topcoats for AlOx transparent films. Industrial scale and laboratory testing conducted on BOBST K5000 vacuum metallizers and offline coaters showed reductions in OTR and WVTR. Also, Michem Flex B5770 showed no loss of barrier after 20 Gelbo flexes during testing, and Michem Flex B5780 showed slightly reduced levels. Michem...

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Polyurethane Dispersion is designed for automotive applications.

Designed as fiber sizing for reinforced composites in automotive under-the-hood applications, Hydrosize® Link is available in 2 grades and designed to react with PA6 and PA6.6 resin matrices. Hydrosize Link U470 is suited for use with chopped strand fiber, and Hydrosize Link U480 is intended for chopped strand and continuous fiber. Both grades deliver optimized composite performance even...

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Overprint Varnishes feature energy curable design.
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Overprint Varnishes feature energy curable design.

Tested and certified by RIT’s HP Indigo Over Print Varnish Performance Program, DigiGuard® Overprint Varnishes are designed for narrow web label and folding carton printing applications. Products complement DigiPrime® primers for use with HP Indigo presses. Primers and OPVs work in tandem to optimize and protect appearance of printed materials.

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All-Purpose Primer works with multiple ink, film, and paper types.
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All-Purpose Primer works with multiple ink, film, and paper types.

Suitable for use with conventional inks, including UV, water-based, and solvent-based, Michem® Flex R1927 can be used on BOPP film, BOPET film, PVC film, aluminum foil, and paper substrates. This all-purpose primer, suited for flexographic, gravure, and screen printers, is optically clear and formulated for facilitated application to substrate. Along with rub and water resistance,...

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Polyurethane Fiber Sizings are suited for automotive applications.
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Polyurethane Fiber Sizings are suited for automotive applications.

Differing in reactivity level, Hydrosize® Link U470 and U480 fiber sizings are polyurethane dispersions designed for reinforced composites in automotive under-the-hood applications. These dispersions react directly with matrix resin toÂ- deliver optimized composite performance under extreme exposure to water, ethylene glycol, and high temperatures.

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Michelman Introducing Slate of New Primers and OPVs at Labelexpo Americas 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman, an industry leader in the development of printing-press primers used in the production and printing of consumer and industrial packaging, paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials, will introduce a variety of new technologies at Labelexpo Americas 2016. The solutions are formulated specifically for label and packaging printing applications.Â- ...

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Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.
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Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.

In addition to PBT and thermoset composite manufacturing applications, Hydrosize EP876 Epoxy-Based Fiber Sizing can be used as binder in nonwoven applications. Water-based, formaldehyde-free dispersion is environmentally friendly and eliminates use of flammable solvents. Suitable for use with glass, carbon, and natural fibers, Hydrosize EP876 produces optimized strand integrity and chopping...

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Michelman to Introduce Water-Based Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 for UV Inkjet Press Manufacturers and Owners

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to new high performance, water-based primer technologies for use with UV inkjet printing presses that improve print quality and ink adhesion.Â- Ã‚ Â  The company is working with a number of UV...

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New Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 Create Opportunities for Water-Based Inkjet Digital Press Manufacturers and Owners

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to a new primer technology for use with high-speed water-based inkjet printing presses. According to Mr. Jan Denies, Industry Manager for Michelman’s Printing Packaging Group, “Effectively printing on paper...

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Waterborne Polyurethane Dispersion suits wood floor coatings.

Combining optical transparency, optimized gloss, and resistance to abrasion, water, UV, and chemicals, Ecrothan® 4075 is suitable for both clear and pigmented coatings for use on wood flooring, wooden furniture, and cabinets. Waterborne, solvent-free product can be mixed with acrylic emulsions, and with MFFT of 32°F, is suited for very low VOC formulations. Dispersion can be used for...

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