Plexar PX3198



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).


Africa-Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, North America, 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) 2.7 g/10 min
Density (23 °C) 0.933 g/cm³
Tensile Strength at Break MD 29.4 MPa
Tensile Strength at Break TD 22.5 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield MD 14.3 MPa
Tensile Strength at Yield TD 16.7 MPa
Tensile Elongation at Break MD 700 %
Tensile Elongation at Break TD 730 %
Tensile Elongation at Yield MD 12 %
Tensile Elongation at Yield TD 10 %
Elmendorf Tear Strength MD 63 g
Elmendorf Tear Strength TD 610 g
Water Vapor Transmission Rate (38 °C, 100% RH) 6.3 g/m²/day
Vicat Softening Point 109 °C

Technical Data Sheet

Technical Data Sheet


Blown Film


Tie-Layer, LLDPE


Barrier Film, Food Packaging Film