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Products > Engineering > Polypropylene > Sheet

Commercial Grade
Polypropylene is an economical material that offers a combination of outstanding physical, chemical, mechanical, thermal and electrical properties not found in any other thermoplastic. Compared to low or high density polyethylene, it has a lower impact strength, but superior working temperature and tensile strength.

Colours: Natural , Grey (Green), Pink (Salmon)
Thicknesses:
2.0, 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 9.5, 12.5, 15.0, 20.0, 25.0mm
Sheet Sizes: 2000*1000     3000*1500

Features:

  • Thermo-formed Applications
  • Chemical Resistant Tanks & Linings
  • Laboratory Consoles
  • Sinks & Ducts
  • Plating Barrels & Tanks
  • Lavatory Partitions
  • Filter Press Plates
  • Railroad Crossing Components
  • Pump Components & Housings
  • Prosthetic Devices
  • Clean Room Walls
  • Floors & Ceilings
  • Die Cutting Pads

Applications: 

  • Thermo-formed Applications
  • Chemical Resistant Tanks & Linings
  • Laboratory Consoles
  • Sinks & Ducts
  • Plating Barrels & Tanks
  • Lavatory Partitions
  • Filter Press Plates
  • Railroad Crossing Components
  • Pump Components & Housings
  • Prosthetic Devices
  • Clean Room Walls
  • Floors & Ceilings
  • Die Cutting Pads

 

Physical Properties Metric Comments
Density 0.895 - 0.905 g/cc  Average = 0.902 g/cc;
Grade Count = 35
Moisture Vapor Transmission 4.7 - 14 cc-mm/m²-24hr-atm  Average = 8.5 g-mm/m²-24hr-atm;
Grade Count = 23
Melt Flow 1.5 - 11 g/10 min  Average = 4.3 g/10 min;
Grade Count = 35
Mechanical Properties
Tensile Strength, Ultimate 20 - 152 MPa  Average = 83.3 MPa;
Grade Count = 28
Tensile Strength, Yield 30 - 34.5 MPa  Average = 32.2 MPa;
Grade Count = 7
Elongation at Break 8 - 650 %  Average = 260%;
Grade Count = 32
Tensile Modulus 0.59 - 2.41 GPa  Average = 2.1 GPa;
Grade Count = 15
Flexural Modulus 1.17 - 1.52 GPa  Average = 1.4 GPa;
Grade Count = 7
Secant Modulus 0.48 - 0.793 GPa  Average = 0.62 GPa;
Grade Count = 13
Izod Impact, Notched 0.374 - 0.68 J/cm  Average = 0.45 J/cm;
Grade Count = 8
Izod Impact, Unnotched NB  Grade Count = 6
Dart Drop 0.78 - 9.4 g  Average = 3.2 g;
Grade Count=13
Seal Strength 200 g/25 mm  Grade Count = 8
Thermal Properties
Melting Point 134 - 165 oC Average = 160oC;
Grade Count = 28
Maximum Service Temperature, Air 77 - 121 oC  Average = 88.9oC;
Grade Count = 8
Deflection Temperature at 0.46 MPa (66 psi) 77 - 121 oC  Average = 88.9oC;
Grade Count=8
Optical Properties
Haze 0.2 - 3 %  Average = 1.5%;
Grade Count = 29
Gloss 75 - 90 %  Average = 83.4%;
Grade Count = 24
Transmission, Visible 87 - 88 %  Average = 87.8%;
Grade Count = 5
Processing Properties
Processing Temperature 135 - 253 oC  Average = 240oC;
Grade Count = 28

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