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Dow AFFINITY™ FM 1570 Polyolefin Plastomer
Categories: Polymer; Film; Thermoplastic; Elastomer, TPE

Material Notes: AFFINITY® FM 1570 polyolefin plastomer is an ethylene alpha-olefin resin designed to provide film products with excellent sealability and high hot tack strength, outstanding blown film optics, and exceptional toughness. Applications include laminated film products or sealant layers in flexible packaging structures. AFFINITY FM 1570 polymer has excellent compatibility with other polyolefins, allowing efficient blending and coextrusion. AFFINITY FM 1570 polymer complies with FDA regulation 21 CFR 177.1520 c3.2a, which allows for its use in direct food contact applications.

Film properties below based on a film thickness of 51 µm. Data provided by Dow Chemical.

Available Properties
  • Density
  • Thickness
  • Melt Flow, Melt flow ratio I10/I2 is 10.5.
  • Film Elongation at Break, MD
  • Film Elongation at Break, TD
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength MD
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength TD
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength, MD
  • Elmendorf Tear Strength, TD
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, MD
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, TD
  • Haze
  • Gloss, 45°
  • Processing Temperature, Seal Initiation temperature
  • FDA
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Dow Chemical

Category Notes
Thermoplastic Elastomer

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