Polyethylene (PE) Typical Properties Generic EVA

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

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Specific Gravity
     
--
0.926 to 0.959
 
ASTM D792
73°F
0.926 to 0.960
g/cm³
ISO 1183
--
0.920 to 0.958
g/cm³
ASTM D1505
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR)
     
190°C/2.16 kg
0.15 to 20
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
190°C/2.16 kg
0.30 to 20
g/10 min
ISO 1133
Environmental Stress-Cracking Resistance (73°F)
1.00 to 300
hr
ASTM D1693
Vinyl Acetate Content
8.4 to 33.1
wt%
 
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus
     
73°F
435 to 15200
psi
ASTM D638
73°F
7250 to 16700
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Strength
     
Yield, 73°F
393 to 2610
psi
ASTM D638
Yield, 73°F
630 to 1030
psi
ISO 527-2
Break, 73°F
200 to 3250
psi
ASTM D638
Break, 73°F
290 to 3850
psi
ISO 527-2
73°F
276 to 1190
psi
ASTM D638
73°F
574 to 888
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Elongation
     
Break, 73°F
90 to 920
%
ASTM D638
Break, 73°F
490 to 1000
%
ISO 527-2
Apparent Bending Modulus
4260 to 14200
psi
ASTM D747
Flexural Modulus
     
73°F
290 to 9340
psi
ASTM D790
73°F
1450 to 29300
psi
ISO 178
Flexural Strength (Yield, 73°F)
5800 to 23800
psi
ASTM D790
Coefficient of Friction
0.49 to 0.50
 
ASTM D1894
Films
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Film Thickness - Tested
1.2 to 2.5
mil
 
Secant Modulus
     
MD
4850 to 21600
psi
ASTM D882
TD
5300 to 18200
psi
ASTM D882
73°F
725 to 18600
psi
ISO 527-3
Tensile Strength
     
MD : Yield
569 to 5940
psi
ASTM D882
TD : Yield
526 to 4390
psi
ASTM D882
Yield, 73°F
580 to 1890
psi
ISO 527-3
MD : Break
2130 to 4890
psi
ASTM D882
TD : Break
624 to 5330
psi
ASTM D882
Break, 73°F
3190 to 5660
psi
ISO 527-3
73°F
2180 to 3930
psi
ISO 527-3
Tensile Elongation
     
MD : Yield
9.0 to 410
%
ASTM D882
TD : Yield
9.0 to 560
%
ASTM D882
MD : Break
290 to 620
%
ASTM D882
TD : Break
480 to 800
%
ASTM D882
Break, 73°F
300 to 900
%
ISO 527-3
Dart Drop Impact
     
73°F
70 to 740
g
ASTM D1709
73°F
390 to 1400
g
ISO 7765-1
Elmendorf Tear Strength
     
MD
12 to 250
g
ASTM D1922
TD
45 to 260
g
ASTM D1922
--
0.45 to 2.9
lbf
ISO 6383-2
Elastomers
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Compression Set
18 to 68
%
ASTM D395
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Instrumented Dart Impact (73°F)
130 to 192
in·lb
ASTM D3763
Tensile Impact Strength (73°F)
107
ft·lb/in²
ISO 8256
Hardness
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Durometer Hardness
     
73°F
14 to 98
 
ASTM D2240
73°F
26 to 96
 
ISO 868
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Brittleness Temperature
-114 to -92.7
°F
ASTM D746
Vicat Softening Temperature
     
--
101 to 188
°F
ASTM D1525
--
102 to 186
°F
ISO 306
Melting Temperature
     
--
138 to 220
°F
 
--
150 to 235
°F
DSC
--
137 to 218
°F
ASTM D3418
--
155 to 215
°F
ISO 3146
Optical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Gloss
29 to 97
 
ASTM D2457
Haze
0.70 to 6.1
%
ASTM D1003
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Processing (Melt) Temp
252 to 451
°F
 
Mold Temperature
68.0 to 356
°F
 
Injection Notes
This data represents typical values that have been calculated from all products classified as: Generic EVA

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
Extrusion
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Cylinder Zone 1 Temp.
270 to 325
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 2 Temp.
300 to 367
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 3 Temp.
313 to 455
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 4 Temp.
358 to 461
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 5 Temp.
358 to 461
°F
 
Adapter Temperature
450 to 457
°F
 
Melt Temperature
409 to 460
°F
 
Die Temperature
448 to 455
°F
 
Extrusion Notes
This data represents typical values that have been calculated from all products classified as: Generic EVA

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.