Alathon L5005

LyondellBasell

Description


Alathon L5005 is a high molecular weight high density copolymer that provides broad bimodal molecular weight distribution, high stiffness and good heat seal response and strength. L5005 is selected by customers for use in merchandise bags, grocery sacks, trash can liners, produce bags and roll stock.

 

Availability

North America

Legend

SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/2.16 kg) 0.06 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.949 g/cm³
Dart Drop Impact Strength, F50 340 g
Tensile Strength at Break MD 12200 psi
Tensile Strength at Break MD 84.1 MPa
Tensile Strength at Break TD 57.2 MPa
Tensile Strength at Break TD 8300 psi
Tensile Strength at Yield MD 34.5 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield MD 5000 psi
Tensile Strength at Yield TD 29.0 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield TD 4200 psi
Tensile Elongation at Break MD 320 %
Tensile Elongation at Break TD 390 %
Secant Modulus MD 945 MPa
Secant Modulus MD 137000 psi
Secant Modulus TD 1050 MPa
Secant Modulus TD 152000 psi
Elmendorf Tear Strength MD 11 g
Elmendorf Tear Strength TD 76 g

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet

Process

Blown Film


Resin

High Molecular Weight High Density Polyethylene


Applications

Bags & Pouches, Can Liners, Retail Carryout Bags, Specialty Film