Hifax CA 138 A



Hifax CA 138 A is a reactor TPO (thermoplastic polyolefin) manufactured using the LyondellBasell's proprietary Catalloy process technology. This grade is suitable for use in compounds as impact modifier, to give excellent processability whilst maintaining optimum mechanical properties. The grade is available in natural pellet form.


Africa-Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, North America, South & Central America


SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (230 °C/2.16 kg) 2.8 g/10 min
Density (23 °C, Method A) 0.88 g/cm³
Flexural Modulus 500 MPa
Tensile Stress at Break 10 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield 17 MPa
Tensile Strain at Break 400 %
Tensile Strain at Yield 12 %
Shore Hardness (Shore D, 15 sec) 41
Vicat Softening Point 90 °C
Heat Deflection Temperature B (0.45 MPa, Unannealed) 58 °C
DSC Melting Point 163 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Compounding, Extrusion Flat-die, Injection Molding, Sheet




Automotive Flooring, Exterior Automotive Applications, Impact Modification, Interior Automotive Applications, Polymer Modifier, Soft Profile & Sheets, Soft Touch Applications

Prohibited Applications of Compounded Polyolefins:

The following applications and/or end uses are prohibited by LyondellBasell.  LyondellBasell will not solicit the sale of, or knowingly supply, product for use in the following applications:

FDA Class III medical devices, European Class III medical devices, Health Canada Class IV Medical Devices, applications involving permanent implantation into the body & life-sustaining medical applications