Polypropylene Homopolymer (PPH)

Alternative and trade names
Bormed™, Hostacom®, Moplen®, TECACOMP®
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Description

It is an unfilled PP homopolymer, with low-medium melt flow rate. Different Stifness is achievable with wide range of grades. Film grades have high gloss, transparency and dimentional stability. Grades are also available for food industry.

This material data has been provided by M-Base.

All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
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Properties

General

PropertyValue

Density

0.9 - 0.915 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyValueComment

Elastic modulus

1.3 - 1.8 GPa

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Elongation

20.0 - 800.0 %

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Impact strength, Charpy notched

1.0 - 16.0 kJ/m²

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Tensile strength

25.0 - 40.0 MPa

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at 8-18% strain

Impact strength, Charpy unnotched

no break

Thermal

PropertyValue

Coefficient of thermal expansion

0.0001 - 0.00015 1/K

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Melting point

160.0 - 170.0 °C

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Specific heat capacity

2000 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

0.17 - 0.22 W/(m·K)

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Flammability

UL 94 HB

Electrical

PropertyValue

Dielectric constant

2.2 [-]

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2.3 [-]

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Electrical resistivity

100000000000.0 - 100000000000000.0 Ω·m

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Optical

PropertyValue

Transparency

no

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

Automobile interiors, air ducts, cups and food containers, suitcases, stacking boxes, hot water containers

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Processing methods

Injection molding, blow molding, extrusion, melt spin processes