Polyethylene (PE) Typical Properties Generic mPE

Product Description
This data represents typical values that have been calculated from all products classified as: Generic mPE

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
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Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/2.16 kg)
0.30 to 3.7
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Films
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Secant Modulus
    ASTM D882
MD
14200 to 61700
psi
 
TD
16800 to 75300
psi
 
Tensile Strength
     
MD : Yield
1010 to 2450
psi
ASTM D882
TD : Yield
980 to 2830
psi
ASTM D882
Yield, 73°F
928 to 4020
psi
ISO 527-3
MD : Break
7450 to 9720
psi
ASTM D882
TD : Break
5930 to 8220
psi
ASTM D882
Break, 73°F
3480 to 9860
psi
ISO 527-3
Tensile Elongation
     
MD : Break
450 to 570
%
ASTM D882
TD : Break
580 to 810
%
ASTM D882
Break, 73°F
660 to 880
%
ISO 527-3
Dart Drop Impact (73°F)
60 to 610
g
ASTM D1709
Elmendorf Tear Strength
    ASTM D1922
MD
19 to 300
g
 
TD
310 to 730
g
 
Optical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Gloss
14 to 91
 
ASTM D2457
Haze
1.3 to 40
%
ASTM D1003
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.