New DigiPrime® 1600 Used by Paper Mills to Produce HP Indigo Optimized Paper
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New DigiPrime® 1600 Used by Paper Mills to Produce HP Indigo Optimized Paper

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman’s DigiPrime 1600 is an innovative new HP Indigo ElectroInk receptive primer formulated for use by paper mills. When added to size press treatments at the mill, it acts as a primer, optimizing the paper for use on HP Indigo presses. DigiPrime 1600 produces improved HP Indigo ElectroInk adhesion, superior press blanket compatibility, and increased uptime. Paper mills...

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More than Paint: BASF Expands Presence at SEMA

- Jay Leno making appearance on Wednesday - The company hosts car unveilings, autograph sessions, celebrity appearances and more SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – This year, BASF Automotive Refinish will showcase its products at two show booths during the 2015 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show Nov. 3-6 in Las Vegas. During the event, BASF will also host two press conferences and feature...

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Michelman Signs Exclusive Agreement with Syntax Technology Limited to Distribute DigiPrime Digital Press Primer

CINCINNATI, OHÂ-  - Michelman has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Beijing, China based Syntax Technology Limited, whereby Syntax will assume sole distribution responsibilities for Michelman’s line of HP-recommended DigiPrime® digital printing primers and DigiGuard® overprint varnishes. DigiPrime and DigiGuard are industry-leading brands for use with HP Indigo...

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Water-Based Primer improves ink adhesion in printing applications.
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Water-Based Primer improves ink adhesion in printing applications.

Used as topcoat in label and packaging printing applications, Michem Flex R1930 improves adhesion of inks, including UV-cured inks, to printed labels and flexible packaging substrates. Chemical-resistant product, also suited for film converters or printers who produce packaging and labels for use in harsh environments, can be applied using gravure, flexo, and other coating methods. Effective at...

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Water-Based Primer is suited for IML applications.

Approved for use on Xeikon digital presses, 100% aqueous DigiPrime 4453 promotes rub resistance and ink adhesion to IML films. This flexo- and gravure-ready primer, Xeikon-approved for use with its dry toners, will not yellow or lose print receptivity over time, is effective for in-mold label printing, and is suitable for food contact. OtherÂ- applications include digitally printed labels...

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Michelman Presenting Versatile Selection of Printing & Packaging Solutions at 4th Specialty Films & Flexible Packaging Conference

CINCINNATI, OHÂ-  - Michelman will be presenting a variety of its flagship print receptive and functional coating technologies at the 4th Specialty Films Flexible Packaging Conference being held September 15-16 in Mumbai, India. Mr. Bill Magee, Group Director of Michelman’s Printing Packaging division will be doing a presentation at the show entitled “Breakthrough Technology -...

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Michelman Featuring Versatile Selection of HP-Recommended/Certified DigiPrime® Print Primers at LabelExpo 2015
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Michelman Featuring Versatile Selection of HP-Recommended/Certified DigiPrime® Print Primers at LabelExpo 2015

CINCINNATI, OHÂ- — Michelman will showcase its DigiPrime printing primers formulated specifically for HP Indigo presses in booth 9C20 at LabelExpo 2015. Michelman DigiPrime is a line of water-based, HP-recommended/certified primers that improve ink receptivity, rub resistance and image quality on most types of paper, plastic, metallic and film substrates. The company will introduce...

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Michelman Featuring Versatile Selection of Printing & Packaging Solutions at LabelExpo 2015
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Michelman Featuring Versatile Selection of Printing & Packaging Solutions at LabelExpo 2015

CINCINNATI, OHÂ- – Michelman will feature a variety of its flagship print receptive and functional coating technologies in booth 9C20 at LabelExpo 2015, being held September 29 - October 2, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. The company will showcase value adding solutions for label and packaging designers and printers; label, flexible packaging and folding carton converters; as well as brand...

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Marine Epoxy Primer provides waterproof barrier coating.
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Marine Epoxy Primer provides waterproof barrier coating.

Providing maximum resistance in both fresh and salt water, Pettit Protect® with Mica Shield Technology is suited for all exterior exposures. Heavy-duty, 2-component coating incorporates slate Mica into epoxy resin, which overlaps like shingles on roof, creating impenetrable structural barrier. In addition to osmotic blister prevention, product is formulated for tenacious adhesion making it...

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Digital Press Primer is optimized for flexible packaging printing.
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Digital Press Primer is optimized for flexible packaging printing.

Effective for flexible packaging printing applications, water-based DigiPrime® 680 isÂ- formulated for use with HP Indigo WS6X00 digital presses. This primer improves ink receptivity on films as well as printing performance on shrink sleeves, and lamination bond strength promotes durability. Existing WS6X00 presses will require upgrade kit from HP to run DigiPrime 680.

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