Plexar PX1164

LyondellBasell

Description

Plexar tie-layers are chemically modified resins used to bond unlike materials, primarily in packaging and industrial applications. Common adherents include polyethylene resins and copolymers, EVA, EMA, polypropylene, polyamide (nylon), ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymers (EVOH), ionomer and other sealants, polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resins and copolymers, styrenic polymers, metal, and paperboard.  Product grades primarily used for blown and cast films, sheet and thermoforming, blow molding, extrusion coating and lamination, tubing, pipe, and other specialty applications are available in pellet form. Contact your Plexar sales and/or Equistar technical service representative for more information and specific recommendations for your application(s).

Availability

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

Legend

SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Typical Properties

Melt Flow Rate (190 °C/2.16 kg) 3.8 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.928 g/cm³
Tensile Strength at Break MD 24.3 MPa
Tensile Strength at Break TD 27.2 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield MD 4.2 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield TD 7.4 MPa
Tensile Elongation at Break MD 710 %
Tensile Elongation at Break TD 460 %
Tensile Elongation at Yield MD 14 %
Tensile Elongation at Yield TD 28 %
Elmendorf Tear Strength MD 94 g
Elmendorf Tear Strength TD 418 g
Water Vapor Transmission Rate (38 °C, 100% RH) 60.8 g/m²/day
Vicat Softening Point 58 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet

Process

Blown Film


Resin

Tie-Layer, EVA


Applications

Barrier Film, Food Packaging Film