Ecopond Flex-162

Supplier: Kingfa
GENERAL INFORMATION
Product type:
Thermoplastic >> TPS (Thermoplastic Starch) >> TPS
  • Labels & Ratings
  • OK Compost
  • EN 13432(EU),
  • ASTM D6400(North America),
  • AS 4736(Australia)

Product performance

Fully biodegradable (Starch based). Has balanced cost performance and it is weldable as well as printable. Used in blow film and cast molding as well as for soft touch film. It is color tailor-made... 

  • Material Status
  • Commercial
PROPERTIES
Impact Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Notched Izod Impact
ASTM D256
Mechanical Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Flexural Modulus (Stiffness)
ASTM D790
Flexural Strength
ASTM D790
Tensile Elongation
ASTM D638
Tensile Strength (Tensile Stress)
ASTM D638
Physical Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
ASTM D1238
Molding Shrinkage
ASTM D955
Specific Gravity (Density)
ASTM D792
Thermal Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Heat Deflection Temperature Under Load (HDT)
ASTM D648
CONVERSION MODE & PROCESSING GUIDELINES
Conversion Mode
Extrusion >> Films (blown)
Extrusion - Back Pressure
5 - 15 MPa
Extrusion - Barrel Center Zone Temperature
115 - 135 °C
Extrusion - Barrel Front Zone Temperature
125 - 145 °C
Extrusion - Barrel Rear Zone Temperature
90 - 130 °C
Extrusion - Drying Temperature
80 °C
Extrusion - Melt Temperature
115 - 155 °C
Extrusion - Processing Melt Temperature
190 °C
Injection - Drying Time
4 hr
Injection - Mold Temperature
45 °C
Injection speed is slow to moderate.
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