Petrothene GA578189



Petrothene GA578189 is a pelletized LLDPE resin for injection molding applications such as lids, caps and closures, containers and other items needing rigidity and good appearance. GA578189 can be used in operations requiring fast cycle times, as well.


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) 85 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.928 g/cm³
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 80000 psi
Flexural Modulus (1% Secant) 560 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield (23 °C) 17 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield (23 °C) 2400 psi
Tensile Elongation at Yield (23 °C) 10 %
Shore Hardness (Shore D) 54
Vicat Softening Temperature 85 °C
Low Temperature Brittleness F₅₀ -60 °C
Deflection Temperature Under Load (66 psi, Unannealed) 50 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Injection Molding


Linear Low Density Polyethylene


Caps & Closures, Containers, Housewares, Lids, Outdoor and Power Tools