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Pro-fax 7523 Data Sheet

Polypropylene Impact Copolymer

Supplied by LyondellBasell Industries

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Product Description
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Pro-fax 7523 impact polypropylene copolymer is available in pellet form. This resin is typically used in injection molding applications and offers good cold temperature impact resistance.

An ASTM and ISO-based versions of the technical datasheet are available for Pro-fax 7523

For regulatory compliance information see Pro-fax 7523 Product Stewardship Bulletin (PSB).
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Pro-fax 7523 medium impact polypropylene copolymer resin is designed for injection molding applications. Features include good impact resistance at low temperatures, excellent dimensional stability and a good stiffness/impact balance.
Pro-fax 7523 resin has a "UL" yellow card flame rating of UL94HB; these apply to all colors at a minimum thickness of 0.039 inches (1 mm).

The base resin in this product meets the requirements of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) contained in the Code of Federal Regulations in 21 CFR 177.1520
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Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • North America
  • Latin America
Features 
  • Good Heat Aging Resistance
  • Good Impact Resistance
  • Good Stiffness
  • Impact Copolymer
  • Low Temperature Impact Resistance
  • Food Contact Acceptable
  • Good Dimensional Stability
  • Good Heat Aging Resistance
  • Good Impact Resistance
  • Good Stiffness
  • Impact Copolymer
  • Low Temperature Impact Resistance
Uses 
  • Appliances
  • Automotive Applications
  • Sporting Goods
  • Toys
  • Appliances
  • Household Goods
  • Toys
Agency Ratings 
--
Automotive Specifications 
--
Appearance 
  • Natural Color
--
Forms 
  • Pellets
  • Pellets
Processing Method 
  • Injection Molding
  • Injection Molding
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Unit
Test Method
Specific Gravity
       
--
--
 
ASTM D792B
--
--
 
ASTM D792A
--
--
g/cm³
ISO 1183
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (230°C/2.16 kg)
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
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Unit
Test Method
Tensile Strength
       
Yield
--
psi
ASTM D638
Yield 2
--
psi
ASTM D638
Yield, 73°F
--
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Elongation
       
Yield
%
ASTM D638
Yield, 73°F
--
%
ISO 527-2
Flexural Modulus
       
--
--
psi
ASTM D790B
1% Secant  3
--
psi
ASTM D790A
73°F
--
psi
ISO 178
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Unit
Test Method
Charpy Notched Impact Strength
      ISO 179
-40°F
--
ft·lb/in²
 
73°F
--
ft·lb/in²
 
Notched Izod Impact
       
73°F
ft·lb/in
ASTM D256A
-40°F
--
ft·lb/in²
ISO 180
73°F
--
ft·lb/in²
ISO 180
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Unit
Test Method
Deflection Temperature Under Load
       
66 psi, Unannealed
°F
ASTM D648
66 psi, Unannealed
--
°F
ISO 75-2/B
264 psi, Unannealed
--
°F
ISO 75-2/A
Flammability Pro-fax 
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Unit
Test Method
Flame Rating (0.0390 in, All Colors)
--
 
UL 94
Related Terminology
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This supplier and product may also be known by these terms: LyondellBasell Industries, Lyondell, Basell, Bassell, Basell Polyolefins, Bassel
Features
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Features may also be described by the following terms: Low Temperatuer Impact Resistance, Low Temp Impact Resistance, Good Stiffness, Impact Copolymer, Good Heat Aging Resistance, Good Impact Resistance.
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Features may also be described by the following terms: Impact Copolymer, Good Dimensional Stability, Dimensionally Stable, Good Stiffness, Good Impact Resistance, Low Temperatuer Impact Resistance, Low Temp Impact Resistance, Good Heat Aging Resistance.
Uses
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Uses may also be described by the following terms: Automotive Applications, Automotive Sector.
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Uses may also be described by the following terms: Household Goods, Housewares.
Automotive Specifications
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This plastic material has approval for 6 automotive specifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of specifications for that agency): FORD (1), CHRYSLER (4), GM (1).
Agency Ratings
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This plastic material has 1 certifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of certifications for that agency): FDA (1).
Available Documents
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Processing - Extrusion (English)
Processing - Injection Molding (English)
Processing - Mold Shrink (English)
Technical Datasheet - ASTM (English)
Technical Datasheet - ISO (English)
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Technical Datasheet (English)
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
22.0 in/min
30.051 in/min
 
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