Michelman is always thinking ahead.
Proven Water Based Barrier & Functional Coatings
Fiber Sizing & Lubricants
Michelman® Polymers and Wax Emulsions
Lab & Technical Facilities

Michelman serves a wide range of industries in an ever-expanding range of applications.

We offer fully formulated water-based barrier and functional coatings for flexible film packaging, paperboard, and corrugated cartons. We are the world's leading supplier of primers for digital printing presses. And we are a trusted manufacturer of water-based surface control additives and polymers for numerous industries including wood care, graphic arts, and fibers & composites.


We have been at the forefront of sustainable, water-based solutions for decades. We understand, and have a team trained to deal with your environmental, compliance and regulatory concerns.

Custom Solutions

Our team of application specialists work closely with you to fully understand your objectives. While we offer existing branded solutions, we often develop custom formulations based on specific needs.

Global Support

We serve our customers with manufacturing facilities in Singapore, Belgium, and the USA, and a worldwide network of highly trained field technical support personnel.

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