EcoVid 43IM

Supplier: Greener Polymers
GENERAL INFORMATION
Product type:
Thermoplastic >> PLA (Polylactide) >> Polylactide (Polylactic Acid) [PLA]

Product performance

EcoVid 43IM by Greener Polymers is a high molecular weight Ingeo polylactic acid (PLA) grade. It is 100% from nature, no fossil derivatives used, friendly to our environment, renewable, compostable,... 

  • Material Status
  • Commercial
PROPERTIES
Physical Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
ASTM D1238
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
ASTM D1238
Molding Shrinkage
Oxygen Permeability
ASTM E380
Specific Gravity (Density)
ASTM D792
Vapour Barrier Transmission Rate
ASTM E380
Thermal Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Melting Point (DSC)
ASTM D3418
Vicat Softening Temperature
ASTM D1525
CONVERSION MODE & PROCESSING GUIDELINES
Conversion Mode
Injection molding - thermoplastics
Injection - Back Pressure
150 - 400 psi
Injection - Compression Section Temperature
165 - 195 °C
Injection - Die Section Temperature
165 - 180 °C
Injection - Feed Section Temperature
145 - 165 °C
Injection - Feed Throat Temperature
145 - 155 °C
Injection - Metering Section Temperature
165 - 195 °C
Injection - Molding Cycle Time
15 - 30 sec
Injection - Screw Speed
85 - 185 rpm
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