Polyethylene (PE) Typical Properties Generic VLDPE

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

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
General  
Material Status 
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Availability 
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  • North America
 
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Specific Gravity
0.886 to 0.907
 
ASTM D792
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/2.16 kg)
0.74 to 2.5
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Films
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus (73°F)
13000 to 14500
psi
ISO 527-3
Tensile Stress
    ISO 527-3
Yield, 73°F
725 to 1020
psi
 
Break, 73°F
4640 to 4750
psi
 
Tensile Elongation (Break, 73°F)
490 to 800
%
ISO 527-3
Hardness
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Durometer Hardness (73°F)
79 to 94
 
ASTM D2240
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Melting Temperature (DSC)
237 to 246
°F
ISO 3146
Optical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Gloss
26 to 84
 
ASTM D2457
Haze
1.5 to 30
%
ASTM D1003
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.