Hostalen GD 9555



Hostalen GD 9555 is a medium molecular weight, high density polyethylene for use in flexible packaging applications such as  overwrap, lamination, food packaging and oriented films. Films made of Hostalen GD 9555 provide a very good barrier against water vapour. It contains antioxidants and is delivered in pellet form. This product is not intended for use in medical and pharmaceutical applications.




SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/5.0 kg) 3.0 g/10 min
Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/21.6 kg) 63 g/10 min
Density 0.953 g/cm³
Tensile Modulus 1050 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield 25 MPa
Tensile Strain at Yield 10 %
Dart Drop Impact Strength 30 g
Tensile Strength MD 41 MPa
Tensile Strength TD 26 MPa
Tensile Strain at Break MD 490 %
Vicat Softening Temperature (B50) 75 °C
Peak Melting Point 131 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Blown Film, Cast Film


High Density Polyethylene


Bags & Pouches, Barrier Film, Food Packaging Film, Products for Use in Property Modification