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Formosa Plastics Formolene® 6503A Polypropylene Random Copolymer
Categories: Polymer; Thermoplastic; Polypropylene (PP); Polypropylene Copolymer

Material Notes: Product Description: Formolene® 6503A is a high impact copolymer with an excellent balance of toughness and stiffness. It is suitable for blow-molded bottles and components, heavy gauge sheet for thermoformed containers and components and profile extrusion including corrugated board. Formolene® 6503A meets the requirements of the US FDA as specified in 21 CFR 177.1520 covering safe use of polyolefin articles and components of articles intended for direct food contact. This material is free of animal-derived content.

Availability: North America

Features: Food Contact Acceptable; Good Stiffness; Good Toughness; High Impact Resistance; Impact Copolymer; No Animal Derived Components

Uses: Blow Molding Applications; Bottles; Profiles; Sheet; Thermoformed Containers

Agency Ratings: FDA 21 CFR 177.1520

Form: Pellets

Processing Method: Blow Molding; Extrusion; Profile Extrusion

Information provided by Formosa Plastic Corporation

Available Properties
  • Density, ASTM D1505
  • Melt Flow, ASTM D1238
  • Hardness, Rockwell R, ASTM D785, Injection Molded
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, ASTM D638, Injection Molded, 2.0 in/min
  • Elongation at Yield, ASTM D638, Injection Molded, 2.0 in/min
  • Flexural Modulus, ASTM D790, 1% Secant, Injection Molded, 0.051 in/min
  • Izod Impact, Notched, ASTM D256A, Injection Molded
  • Deflection Temperature at 0.46 MPa (66 psi), ASTM D648, Unannealed, Injection Molded
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Formosa Plastics Corporation, USA

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