Alathon M6580



Alathon M6580 is a narrow molecular weight distribution homopolymer that enhances processing and stiffness, exhibits excellent color, low odor and good processing stability. Typical applications include cases, crates, trays, tote bins and open-head pails.


North America


SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/2.16 kg) 8.2 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.965 g/cm³
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 240000 psi
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 1650 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield (23 °C) 32.1 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield (23 °C) 4650 psi
Tensile Elongation at Yield (23 °C) 7 %
Notched Izod Impact Strength (23 °C) 0.68 ft-lb/in
Notched Izod Impact Strength (23 °C) 36 J/m
Unnotched Impact Strength (-18 °C) No Break ft-lb/in
Unnotched Impact Strength (-18 °C) No Break J/m
Shore Hardness (Shore D, max) 73
Vicat Softening Temperature 131 °C
Low Temperature Brittleness F₅₀ -72.8 °C
Deflection Temperature Under Load (66 psi, Unannealed) 82.8 °C
Melting Temperature 133.4 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Injection Molding


High Density Polyethylene


Crates, Pallets/Trays/Tote Bins