SHC7260LS-L is a high-density polyethylene specially developed for injection molding applications. It offers high hardness and stiffness while exhibiting a low tendency to warp. This resin contains additives to protect against the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation. With a minimum biobased carbon content of 94%, determined by ASTM D6866, this grade aligns with sustainable practices.

Polymer Name: High Density Polyethylene (HDPE), High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Compound

Processing Methods: Compression Molding, Injection Molding

Melt Flow Index: 7.2 - 7.2 g/10 min

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ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Melt Flow Rate (at 190°C, 2.16kg)7.2g/10 minASTM D1238
Density0.959g/cm³ASTM D792
Typical Properties - Plaque Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Tensile Strength (at Yield) ᵃ29MPaASTM D638
Elongation (at Yield) ᵃ7.5%ASTM D638
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) ᵇ1375MPaASTM D2240
Shore D Hardness ᶜ63ASTM D2240
Izod Impact Strength ᵇ35J/mASTM D256
Deflection Temperature Under Load (at 0.455 MPa) ᵇ74°CASTM D648
Vicat Softening Temperature (at 10 N) ᵇ126°CASTM D1525

Typical Properties - Plaque Properties:

  • Test specimens from compression molded plaque according to ASTM D4703. Plaque Thickness: a) 2mm. b) 3mm c) 6mm. NB = No break

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