Alathon H5057



Alathon H5057 is a multi-purpose high-flow resin that exhibits enhanced low temperature impact performance, enhanced processing and thermal stability for fast cycling in multi-cavity stack molds, good color and organoleptic properties. Typical applications are rigid food containers such as cultured dairy product containers, margarine tubs, butter tubs, small frozen food containers and promotional drink cups.


North America


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Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/2.16 kg) 57 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.948 g/cm³
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 141000 psi
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 972 MPa
Notched Izod Impact Strength (23 °C) 0.4 ft-lb/in
Notched Izod Impact Strength (23 °C) 21 J/m
Unnotched Impact Strength (-18 °C) 6.1 ft-lb/in
Unnotched Impact Strength (-18 °C) 330 J/m
Shore Hardness (Shore D, max) 69
Vicat Softening Temperature 118 °C
Deflection Temperature Under Load (66 psi, Unannealed) 64 °C
Melting Temperature 126.2 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Injection Molding


High Density Polyethylene


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