Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121

Waxable White Coating



High Brightness Waxable Grades
Excellent Printability Produce Packaging
  • Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121 is aqueous claybased white coating designed for boxes requiring wax treatments for end-use applications. The coating achieves typical brightness levels of 81 before waxing and 69 after waxing. These brightness numbers will fluctuate dependent upon application coat weights and substrate used.

  • Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121 can be glued with cold-set adhesives or hot-melt adhesives.
    Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121 is over-printableusing Flexographic presses. It is recommended that all inks be reviewed for suitability of ink coverage.

  • Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121 is designed for application with Air-Knifes, Rod, Blade and Roll Coaters with in-line, off-line coating environments.

  • Coating Type Mineral Base
    Color Liquid / Dry :: White / White
    pH 8.2 – 8.4
    Viscosity #2 Zahn (sec) 22.0 — 28.0
    FDA Compliant* Yes
    Freeze / Thaw Stable
    *For complete compliance information please contact Spectra-Kote®. The above
    properties are typical values and should not be interpreted as product specifications.

  • Spectra-Guard® White-Kote 121 water-based formulation is specially designed for simple handling. This non-hazardous coating can be washed clean from machinery with soap and water. The coating is compatible with standard industry water-based cleansers. If the coating comes in contact with the skin, simply rinse with water.