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Rulon Bearings
Dow Affinity™ PL 1880G R Polyolefin
Categories: Polymer; Thermoplastic; Polyolefin

Material Notes: Product Description: Affinity PL 1880G R Polyolefin Plastomer (POP) is produced via INSITE Technology. It is an ethylene alpha-olefin resin designed for use in a variety of demanding packaging applications, including high-speed, form-fill-seal packaging. This resin offers excellent ultimate hot tack strength and low temperature seal initiation, even through contamination in the package.
  • Low seal initiation temperature
  • Excellent hot tack strength
  • High performance sealant layer in flexible packaging
Complies with: US FDA FCN 424; US FDA-DMF; US USP 23; HPFB No Objection (with limitations); EU, No 10/2011; Japan Hygienic Olefine and Styrene Plastics Association; ISCC Plus certification for renewable-based plastics. Consult the regulations for complete details.

Availability: Asia Pacific; Europe; Latin America; North America

Additive: Antiblock: No; Processing Aid: No; Slip: No

Agency Ratings: DMF; EU No 102011; FDA FCN 424; HPFB (Canada) No Objection; ISCC PLUS; JHOSPA; USP 23

Form: Pellets

Processing Method: Blown Film

Information provided by The Dow Chemical Company

Available Properties
  • Density, ASTM D792
  • Melt Flow, ASTM D1238
  • Puncture Resistance
  • Film Tensile Strength at Yield, MD, ASTM D882
  • Film Tensile Strength at Yield, TD, ASTM D882
  • Film Elongation at Break, MD, ASTM D882
  • Film Elongation at Break, TD, ASTM D882
  • 2% Secant Modulus, ASTM D882, MD
  • 2% Secant Modulus, ASTM D882, TD
  • Puncture Energy
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength MD, ASTM D1922, 0.002
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength TD, ASTM D1922, 0.002
  • Dart Drop Test, ASTM D1709B
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, MD, ASTM D882
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, TD, ASTM D882
  • Heat Seal Strength Initiation Temperature, ASTM D1525
  • Melting Point
  • Vicat Softening Point, ASTM D1525
  • Haze, ASTM D1003
  • Gloss, ASTM D2457, 20°
  • Melt Temperature, Extrusion
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