Physical Properties for Polypropylene Rod

Versadur ® Polypropylene Rod
Homopolymer PP

Standard and Specifications
-        ASTM D-4101 Group I Class I Grade I
-          FDA regulations Title 21 CFR 177.1520 (C1.1)
-         
Federal Specification LP-394B Type I (GP) Type III Grade IIIA Class III
-         
USDA approval for direct contact with meat and poultry products
-         
Military standard D/N/A
-         
UV Radiation Exposure 500 hours no visible change
-       California Proposition 65 - Safe Drinking Water and Toxic ebforcement Act - Passes

Property

Test Method ASTM*

Unit

Typical Value

Physical

Density

 

D-792

 

g/cc

 

0.91

Mechanical

Tensile strength

Flexural Modulus

Elongation at Yield (73°F/0.126 in.)

Izod Impact

Rock Hardness

 

D-638

D-638

D-638

D-256

D-785

 

psi

psi

%

ft/lbs/in

“R” scale

 

4,900

210,000

10.5

1.5

95

Thermal

Heat Distortion Temperature

     @66 psi

     @264 psi

Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (30°C to 60°C)

 

D-648

 

 

D-648

 

 

°F

°F

in/in/°C

 

 

210

120

14.5 X 10-5

Electrical

Volume Resistivity

 

D-257

 

ohm X cm

 

> 1016

* American Society of Testing Materials
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Article Title:
Physical Properties for Polypropylene Rod
Article Summary:
Physical, Mechanical, and Electrical Typical Properties.
Article Date:
2/17/2009
Article ID:
561
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