UHMW-HDPE

Polyethylene

Polyethylene HDPE is white(natural) and is approved by FDA. It has a superior resistance to chemicals and is well known for its flexibility, welding capability and thermoformable properties. Available in glossy or other finishes.

Applications

It is mainly used in the food, medical and chemical industries. It is used in the manufacturing of tanks, sporting equipment, prosthesis, packaging products and many other areas

Specifications

Technical Data

Specific gravity (ASTM D-792) 0.035
Tensile strength (ASTM D-638) (psi) 4 600
Compressive strength (ASTM D-695) (psi) -
Hardness, D Scale (ASTM D-2240) 69
Temperature 82 °C (180 °F)
Water absorption, 24 hours % 0
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