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LyondellBasell Alathon® M6080 High Density Polyethylene, Injection Molding Grade

Category Polymer , Thermoplastic , Polyethylene (PE) , HDPE , High Density Polyethylene (HDPE), Injection Molded
Manufacturer LyondellBasell (former Equistar)
Trade Name Alathon®
Port Ningbo port,China
Trade Terms FOB, CFR, CIF
Payment Terms L/C, T/T, Western Union
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Material Notes:
ALATHON M6080 is a narrow molecular weight distribution homopolymer that exhibits enhanced flow characteristics and good balance of stiffness and impact resistance. Typical applications include cases, tote bins, crates and trays and open-head pails.Regulatory Status: M6080 meets the requirements of the Food and Drug Administration regulation 21 CFR 177.1520. This regulation allows the use of this olefin polymer in "...articles or components of articles intended for use in contact with food." Specific limitations or conditions of use may apply. Contact your Equistar sales representative for more information.Specific recommendations for processing M6080 can only be made when the processing conditions, equipment and end use application are known.This product is from the former Equistar product line.
Physical Properties Metric English Comments
Bulk Density 0.593 - 0.625 g/cc
0.0214 - 0.0226 lb/in³
ASTM D1895
Density 0.960 g/cc
0.0347 lb/in³
ASTM D1505
Melt Flow 7.9 g/10 min

@Load 2.16 kg,
Temperature 190 °C
7.9 g/10 min

@Load 4.76 lb,
Temperature 374 °F
ASTM D1238
Spiral Flow 21.8 cm
8.60 in
Equistar test
Mechanical Properties Metric English Comments
Hardness, Shore D 70
ASTM D2240
Tensile Strength at Break 15.9 MPa
2300 psi
50 mm/min; ASTM D638
Tensile Strength, Yield 29.3 MPa
4250 psi
50 mm/min; ASTM D638
Elongation at Break 380 %
380 %
50 mm/min; ASTM D638
Tensile Modulus 0.8453 GPa
122.6 ksi
1% Secant; 50mm/min; ASTM D638
1.009 GPa
146.4 ksi
50mm/min; ASTM D638
Flexural Modulus 1.071 GPa
155.4 ksi
2% Secant; 12.5 mm/min; ASTM D790
1.311 GPa
190.2 ksi
1% Secant; 12.5 mm/min; ASTM D790
1.414 GPa
205.1 ksi
12.5 mm/min; ASTM D790
Izod Impact, Notched 0.747 J/cm
1.40 ft-lb/in

@Temperature -18.0 °C

@Temperature -0.400 °F
ASTM D4812
Thermal Properties Metric English Comments
Melting Point 132.7 °C
270.9 °F
ASTM D3418
Crystallization Temperature 115.9 °C
240.6 °F
ASTM D3418
Deflection Temperature at 0.46 MPa (66 psi) 80.0 °C
176 °F
Brittleness Temperature <= -76.0 °C
<= -105 °F
Processing Properties Metric English Comments
Rear Barrel Temperature 232 °C
450 °F
Middle Barrel Temperature 243 °C
470 °F
Front Barrel Temperature 246 °C
475 °F
Nozzle Temperature 246 °C
475 °F
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