Polyethylene (PE) Typical Properties Generic CPE

Product Description
This data represents typical values that have been calculated from all products classified as: Generic CPE

This information is provided for comparative purposes only.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
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Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density / Specific Gravity
1,31 to 1,41
 
ASTM D792
Apparent (Bulk) Density
0,50
g/cm³
ASTM D1895
Mooney Viscosity
45 to 103
MU
ASTM D1646
Chlorine Content
34,8 to 40,0
wt%
 
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Strength
    ASTM D638
Break, 73°F
1500 to 2310
psi
 
73°F
853 to 2040
psi
 
Tensile Elongation (Break, 73°F)
250 to 770
%
ASTM D638
Elastomers
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Stress (Break, 73°F)
1150 to 1470
psi
ISO 37
Tensile Elongation
     
Break, 73°F
500 to 700
%
ASTM D412
Break, 73°F
250 to 800
%
ISO 37
Tear Strength (73°F)
40,0 to 375
lbf/in
ASTM D624
Hardness
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Durometer Hardness
     
73°F
55 to 94
 
ASTM D2240
73°F
57 to 65
 
ISO 868
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Brittleness Temperature
-58,9 to -7,06
°F
ASTM D746
Melting Temperature
350 to 360
°F
 
Flammability
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Oxygen Index
27 to 37
%
ASTM D2863
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.