Lupolen 5261Z



Lupolen 5261Z is a high density polyethylene with high impact resistance, high rigidity, high chemical resistance and good ESCR. It is delivered in powder form and contains antioxidants. Typical customer applications include open top drums and jerry cans for the packaging of dangerous goods.

Lupolen 5261Z 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/21.6 kg) 2.0 g/10 min
Density 0.954 g/cm³
Bulk Density >0.460 g/cm³
Intrinsic Viscosity 475 ml/g
Tensile Modulus 1200 MPa
Tensile Stress at Yield 27 MPa
Tensile Strain at Yield 9 %
FNCT (3.5 MPa, 2% Arkopal N100, 80 °C) 12 hr
Tensile Impact Strength 250 kJ/m²
Ball Indentation Hardness (H 132/30) 52 MPa
Vicat Softening Temperature (A/50 N) 132 °C
Vicat Softening Temperature (B50) 80 °C
Deflection Temperature Under Load (0.45 MPa, Unannealed) 75 °C
Deflection Temperature Under Load (1.80 MPa, Unannealed) 44 °C
Melting Temperature 134 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Extrusion Blow Molding


High Density Polyethylene


Drums, Industrial Packaging, Jerry Cans