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Dow Nucrel® 3990L Ethylene Acrylic Acid
Categories: Polymer; Thermoplastic; Ethylene Acrylic Acid

Material Notes: Nucrel® 3990L is a copolymer of ethylene and acrylic acid. It is available for use in conventional extrusion coating, coextrusion coating and extrusion laminating equipment.

9.5 % By Weight Acrylic Acid comonomer content

This is a version of Nucrel® 3990 that has been further devolatilized for very sensitive applications.

Nucrel® 3990L conforms to the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Paragraph 177.1310 covering its use as a food contact surface subject to the extractives limitations on the finished food contact article as described in the regulation.

This former DuPont product line is now a Dow product line.

Available Properties
  • Density, ASTM D792, ISO 1183
  • Melt Flow, ASTM D1238, ISO 1133
  • Melting Point, ASTM D3418, ISO 3146, Freezing Point
  • Melting Point, ASTM D3418, ISO 3146
  • Vicat Softening Point, ASTM D1525, ISO 306
  • Processing Temperature
  • Feed Temperature, Extrusion Coating
  • Zone 2, Extrusion Coating
  • Zone 3, Extrusion Coating
  • Zone 4, Extrusion Coating
  • Zone 5, Extrusion Coating
  • Adapter Temperature, Extrusion Coating
  • Die Temperature, Extrusion Coating
  • Melt Temperature, Extrusion Coating
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Dow Chemical (former DuPont)

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