Sustainable® 2001

Supplier: Trellis Bioplastics
GENERAL INFORMATION
Product type:
Thermoplastic >> PLA (Polylactide) >> Polylactide (Polylactic Acid) [PLA]
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Product performance

Sustainable® 2001 is a bio-based PLA (polylactic acid) blend resin containing biodegradable polymers. Exhibits an excellent balance of toughness, rigidity and processability. Moreover, it can replace... 

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PROPERTIES
Impact Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Gardner Impact
ASTM D 5420
Mechanical Properties
Value
Test Conditions
Test Method
Flexural Modulus
ASTM D 790
Flexural Strength
ASTM D 790
Tensile Elongation
ASTM D 638
Tensile Modulus
ASTM D 638
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
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
ASTM D1238
Specific Gravity (Density)
ASTM D792
CONVERSION MODE & PROCESSING GUIDELINES
Conversion Mode
Extrusion >> Blow molding
Extrusion - Adapter Temperature
340 - 380 °F
Extrusion - Die Temperature
340 - 380 °F
Extrusion - Drying Temperature
160 - 180 °F
Extrusion - Drying Time
4 hr
Extrusion - Feed Zone
310 - 345 °F
Extrusion - Front Metering Zone
330 - 360 °F
Extrusion - Melt Temperature
390 °F
Extrusion - Middle Compression Zone
325 - 345 °F
Extrusion - Mold Temperature
50 - 80 °F
Extrusion - Screw Speed
20 - 100 rpm
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