Hostalen GC 7260



Hostalen GC 7260 is a high density polyethylene resin used in general injection molding applications such as closures, toys, housewares and packaging. Hostalen GC 7260 demonstrates good flowability and high rigidity and has been extensively used by customers in injection molding and other conversion processes.
Hostalen GC 7260 is not intended for use in medical and pharmaceutical applications.


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


SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/2.16 kg) 8.0 g/10 min
Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/5.0 kg) 23 g/10 min
Density 0.960 g/cm³
Tensile Modulus 1450 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield 30 MPa
Tensile Strain at Yield 7 %
FNCT (6.0 MPa, 2% Arkopal N100, 50 °C) 2.5 hr
Charpy Impact Strength - Notched (23 °C, Type 1, Edgewise, Notch A) 4.0 kJ/m²
Charpy Impact Strength - Notched (-30 °C, Type 1, Edgewise, Notch A) 4.5 kJ/m²
Shore Hardness (Shore D) 61
Ball Indentation Hardness (H 132/30) 58 MPa
Vicat Softening Temperature (B50) 74 °C
Melt Temperature 180 - 250 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Injection Molding


High Density Polyethylene


Caps & Closures, Crates, Housewares, Industrial, Panels & Profiles, Sports, Leisure & Toys