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Michelman Offers Global Priming Solutions for Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene and Polyethylene Film and Paper Substrates Printed on HP Indigo Presses

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman digital printing primers for HP Indigo and other digital presses are designed to optimize printing results on virtually all substrates including biaxially oriented polypropylene and polyethylene film and paper.Â-  Ideal for customers printing labels and packaging, Michelman water-based primers ensure good adhesion of ink to the substrate, while improving rub...

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Michelman Introducing Primers Optimized for HP's New Indigo 20000 and Indigo 30000 Digital Presses at LabelExpo Europe 2013
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Michelman Introducing Primers Optimized for HP's New Indigo 20000 and Indigo 30000 Digital Presses at LabelExpo Europe 2013

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will be unveiling two new DigiPrime® primers optimized for the HP Indigo 20000 and HP Indigo 30000 digital presses at LabelExpo Europe 2013, being held September 24-27, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. Michelman will be exhibiting in booth PATIO". Both of the primers are HP-recommended and produce outstanding ink adhesion and print quality.Â-  When used on the HP...

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Asian Premiere of the Rapida 145 and Digital Printing from the KBA RotaJET

As at previous shows, Koenig & Bauer (KBA) will present a new-generation sheetfed offset press at China Print from 14 – 18 May 2013 in Beijing. Following its launch at Drupa 2012, the large-format Rapida 145 (max. sheet format 1,060 x 1,450mm / 41.7 x 57in; max. output of 17,000sph) will be showcased to an Asian audience on the 1,000mÂ-²-large (10,765ft²) KBA stand (stand nr....

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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 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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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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Mica Primer Improves the Adhesion Characteristics for Extrusion-Coating Polypropylene

Shelton, CT (Phone: 203-922-8888, Website: www.mica-corp.com): Mica Corporation has launched several primers that impart adhesion to extrusion-coated polypropylenes. While the primer is not the only factor in improving adhesion, it plays a major role. When extrusion coating and laminating applications require the use of polypropylene it's important to consider three major factors: process...

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Mica Primer Improves the Adhesion Characteristics For Extrusion-Coating Polypropylene

December 2011, Shelton, CT (Phone: 203-922-8888, Website: www.mica-corp.com): Mica Corporation has launched several primers that impart adhesion to extrusion-coated polypropylenes. While the primer is not the only factor in improving adhesion, it plays a major role. When extrusion coating and laminating applications require the use of polypropylene it's important to consider three major factors:...

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Floating-Roof Storage Tanks Need Heavy-Duty Protection
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Floating-Roof Storage Tanks Need Heavy-Duty Protection

Since their development in the 1920s, floating-roof storage tanks have become widely used for storing petroleum products at major refineries, fuel terminals, bio-fuel facilities and chemical plants. As the name implies, floating roofs rise and fall with the level of the fuel or crude being stored in order to reduce evaporation that occurs under normal storage and handling conditions. Typically...

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