MICA HME-104

Waterborne Heat-seal Coating

HME-104 is an aqueous emulsion designed to function as a heat-seal coating to provide water and grease resistance along with moisture barrier properties for paper. It can also be used as a seal/peel modifier to polyethylene. 

Characteristics

Film No
Vac-Met No
Inks No
Alu No
Paper Yes
Type Aqueous emulsion of sealant
Solids ~40%
Appearance creamy white
pH at 25°C Neutral
Viscosity at 25°C ~400 centipoise
FDA Status 21 CFR 176.170 (aqueous and fatty foods on paper) and 21 CFR 176.180 (dry foods on paper)
Commercial or Developmental Developmental