Exelene® LLDPE 3900 Datasheet

Metallocene Linear Low Density Polyethylene

Supplied by Montachem International, Inc.

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Product Description
Applications
  • Blown Film, retail and food packaging applications, freezer films and other industrial applications
  • Ideal material for blends with LDPE, thin gauge films as well as multilayer film applications
  • Cast film applications / Stretch Film

Characteristics
  • The Exelene resin LLDPE 3900 meets the requirements of section 177.1520, paragraph C, from chapter 21 denominated "Olefin Polymers" from the Code of Federal Regulations of the FDA, to be utilized with direct food contact.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
Additive 
  • Antioxidant
  • Heat Stabilizer
 
Features 
  • Antioxidant
  • Copolymer
  • Food Contact Acceptable
  • Heat Stabilized
  • Hexene Comonomer
  • Low Density
Uses 
  • Blending
  • Blown Film
  • Cast Film
  • Food Packaging
  • Industrial Applications
  • Multilayer Film
  • Packaging
  • Stretch Wrap
Agency Ratings 
Processing Method 
  • Blown Film
  • Cast Film
 
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density / Specific Gravity 2
 
ASTM D792
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/2.16 kg)
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Films
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Film Thickness - Tested
mil
 
Secant Modulus 3
    ASTM D882A
1% Secant, MD : 1.0 mil, Blown Film
psi
 
1% Secant, TD : 1.0 mil, Blown Film
psi
 
Tensile Strength 4
    ASTM D882A
MD : Break, 1.0 mil, Blown Film
psi
 
TD : Break, 1.0 mil, Blown Film
psi
 
Tensile Elongation 4
    ASTM D882A
MD : Break, 1.0 mil, Blown Film
%
 
TD : Break, 1.0 mil, Blown Film
%
 
Elmendorf Tear Strength
    ASTM D1922
MD : Blown Film
g
 
TD : Blown Film
g
 
Optical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Haze (1.00 mil, Blown Film)
%
ASTM D1003
Features
Features may also be described by the following terms: Hexene Comonomer, Heat Stabilized, Heat-ageing Stabilized, Heat Ageing Stabilized, Heat-aging Stabilized, Heat Aging Stabilized, Low Density, Low Specific Gravity.
Uses
Uses may also be described by the following terms: Stretch Wrap, Blown Film, Food Packaging, Multilayer Film, Multi-layer Film, Cast Film.
Agency Ratings
This plastic material has 1 certifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of certifications for that agency): FDA (1).
Available Documents
Technical Datasheet (English)
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
223°C
30.20 in/min
420 in/min
 
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