Braskem America F008F

Braskem F008F Polypropylene Homopolymer (HPP) offers high melt strength and excellent rigidity. Applications and suggested users include strapping, sheet extrusion, thermoforming and compounding.

Polymer NamePolypropylene Homopolymer (HPP)

Processing MethodsCompounding, Extrusion, Thermoforming

Melt Flow Index0.8 - 0.8 g/10 min

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Key Attributes
  • High melt strength
  • Excellent rigidity

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Properties

Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Elongation at Yield (2 in/min, 50 mm/min)10%ASTM D-638
Flexural Modulus (0.05 in/min, 1.3 mm/min, 1% secant)190,000psiASTM D-790A
Tensile Strength at Yield (2 in/min, 50 mm/min)5,200psiASTM D-638
Notched Izod Impact Strength (23°C)0.8ft-lbs/inASTM D-256A
Control Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Nominal Melt Flow (230°C/2.16kg)min. 0.8g/10ASTM D-1238