Terratek® BD4800 Datasheet

Biodegradable Polymers

Supplied by Green Dot Bioplastics LLC

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Product Description
Terratek® BD4800 resins are a proprietary blend of bio fillers, natural and synthetic biodegradable polymers. The resins are made with ingredients which pass industry standards for composting.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • North America
Features 
  • Biodegradable
  • Compostable
  • Renewable Resource Content
Processing Method 
  • Injection Molding
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density / Specific Gravity
 
ASTM D792
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/2.16 kg)
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Molding Shrinkage
    ASTM D955
Flow : 48 hr
in/in
 
Across Flow : 48 hr
in/in
 
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus
psi
ASTM D638
Tensile Strength (Yield)
psi
ASTM D638
Tensile Elongation (Break)
%
 
Flexural Modulus
psi
ASTM D790
Flexural Strength
psi
ASTM D790
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Notched Izod Impact
ft·lb/in
ASTM D256
Features
Features may also be described by the following terms: Renewable Resources, From Renewable Resources, Renewable Resource Derived, Renewable Raw Materials, Renewable Resource Content.
Available Documents
Technical Datasheet (English)
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Drying Temperature
°F
 
Suggested Max Moisture
%
 
Rear Temperature
°F
 
Middle Temperature
°F
 
Front Temperature
°F
 
Nozzle Temperature
°F
 
Processing (Melt) Temp
°F
 
Mold Temperature
°F
 
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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