Polyethylene (PE) Typical Properties Generic HDPE Copolymer

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

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
     
--
0,953 to 0,955
 
ASTM D792
73°F
0,953 to 0,959
g/cm³
ISO 1183
--
0,944 to 0,956
g/cm³
ASTM D1505
--
0,944 to 0,952
g/cm³
ASTM D4883
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR)
     
190°C/2.16 kg
0,050 to 7,0
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
190°C/2.16 kg
0,050 to 30
g/10 min
ISO 1133
Environmental Stress-Cracking Resistance (73°F)
1,00 to 5000
hr
ASTM D1693
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus
     
73°F
34800 to 176000
psi
ASTM D638
73°F
145000 to 160000
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Strength
     
Yield, 73°F
2890 to 4130
psi
ASTM D638
Yield, 73°F
3750 to 3790
psi
ISO 527-2
Break, 73°F
1890 to 5510
psi
ASTM D638
Tensile Elongation
     
Yield, 73°F
7,3 to 13
%
ASTM D638
Break, 73°F
96 to 1000
%
ASTM D638
Break, 73°F
200 to 350
%
ISO 527-2
Flexural Modulus (73°F)
107000 to 191000
psi
ASTM D790
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Notched Izod Impact (73°F)
0,56 to 9,2
ft·lb/in
ASTM D256
Hardness
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Durometer Hardness (73°F)
59 to 71
 
ASTM D2240
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Deflection Temperature Under Load (66 psi, Unannealed)
143 to 166
°F
ASTM D648
Brittleness Temperature
-180 to -101
°F
ASTM D746
Vicat Softening Temperature
255 to 263
°F
ASTM D1525
Peak Melting Temperature
261 to 271
°F
ASTM D3418
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Processing (Melt) Temp
401 to 438
°F
 
Injection Notes
This data represents typical values that have been calculated from all products classified as: Generic HDPE Copolymer

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