NuPlastiQ® BC 27240

Alternative and trade names
NuPlastiQ® BC 27240
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Description

One of the NuPlastiQ® BC family of biodegradable BioPolymers designed for compostable films and bags. Fully compounded and ready for film production.

This material data has been provided by Feconix Pte Ltd.

All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.

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Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Density

23.0 °C

1.3 g/cm³

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ASTM D792

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

0.2 GPa

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ASTM D638

Elongation

23.0 °C

272 %

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ASTM D638

Flexural modulus

23.0 °C

0.24 GPa

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ASTM D790

Tensile strength

23.0 °C

12 MPa

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ASTM D638

Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Melting point

140 - 160 °C

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ASTM D3418

Rheological Properties

PropertyValueComment

Melt mass-flow rate

3.7 g/10min

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ASTM D1238 (190°C/2.16 kg)

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

NuPlastiQ® BC 27240 is intended for bags and film applications that require at least 40% bio-content. Used for products that require biodegradation and are intended for compost environments.