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Eastman DURASTAR DS1010 Natural PCTA Copolyester
Categories: Polymer; Thermoplastic; Polyester, TP; PCTA Polyester Alloy; Polycyclohexylenedimethylene Terephthalate (PCT)

Material Notes: Application/Uses:
  • Appliances
  • Floor care
  • Furniture/Furniture trim
  • Housewares
  • Refrigerator interior components
  • Toys/Sporting goods
  • Washing machine components
  • Writing instruments
Key Attributes:
  • Excellent clarity
  • Excellent flow
  • Fast drying times
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Outstanding impact resistance
  • Quick cycle times
Product Description: Durastarâ„¢ DS1010 polymer contains a mold release. It has excellent appearance and clarity. Its most outstanding features are chemical resistance and excellent processing characteristics. Exposure to aromatic oils often causes crazing or actual fracture of many polymer resins, but DS1010 maintains its physical properties when exposed to these oils, and its appearance is virtually unchanged. Easy to process, it flows readily, fills intricate molds, and is well suited for thick-wall applications. Under existing United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, Durastarâ„¢ DS1010 may be used in food contact articles which comply with the specifications and conditions of use in 21 CFR 177.1240. This product is certified to ANSI/NSF Standard 51.

Available Properties
  • Density, ASTM D792
  • Linear Mold Shrinkage, Flow, ASTM D955
  • Hardness, Rockwell R, ASTM D785
  • Tensile Strength, Ultimate, ISO 527
  • Tensile Strength, Ultimate, ASTM D638
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, ASTM D638 and ISO 527
  • Elongation at Break, ISO 527
  • Elongation at Break, ASTM D638
  • Elongation at Yield, ISO 527
  • Elongation at Yield, ASTM D638
  • Tensile Modulus, ISO 527
  • Flexural Yield Strength, ISO 178
  • Flexural Yield Strength, ASTM D790
  • Flexural Modulus, ISO 178
  • Flexural Modulus, ASTM D790
  • Izod Impact, Notched, ASTM D256
  • Izod Impact, Notched, ASTM D256
  • Izod Impact, Notched (ISO), ISO 180
  • Izod Impact, Notched (ISO), ISO 180
  • Impact, ASTM D 4812, Unnotched
  • Impact, ASTM D 4812, Unnotched
  • Impact Test, ASTM D 3763, (Puncture), Energy @ Max. Load
  • Impact Test, ASTM D 3763, (Puncture), Energy @ Max. Load
  • Impact Test, ISO 6603-2, (Puncture), Energy @ Max. Load
  • Impact Test, ISO 6603-2, (Puncture), Energy @ Max. Load
  • Deflection Temperature at 0.46 MPa (66 psi), ISO 75
  • Deflection Temperature at 0.46 MPa (66 psi), ASTM D648
  • Deflection Temperature at 1.8 MPa (264 psi), ASTM D648
  • Deflection Temperature at 1.8 MPa (264 psi), ISO 75
  • Flammability, UL94
  • Haze, ASTM D1003
  • Transmission, Visible, Regular transmittance per ASTM D 1003
  • Transmission, Visible, Total Transmittance; ASTM D 1003
  • Melt Temperature
  • Mold Temperature
  • Drying Temperature
  • Dry Time
  • FDA, See notes for details.
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Eastman Chemical Company

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