ExxonMobil™ HDPE HPA 020 Molding
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High Density Polyethylene (HMW) Resin

Product Description
HPA 020 is a high molecular weight HDPE resin, characterized by an excellent balance of rigidity, ESCR and impact strength.
 
General 
Availability 1 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
Additive 
  • Thermal Stabilizer: Yes
Applications 
  • Drainage Pipes
  • Heavy Gauge Sheet
  • Large Part Blow Molding
  • Large Parts & Containers (20 to 100 L) for non-food end uses
Revision Date 
  • March 2013
 
Resin Properties
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Density
0.952
g/cm³
ExxonMobil Method
High Load Melt Index (190°C/21.6 kg)
9.0
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/5.0 kg)
0.35
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
 
Thermal
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Vicat Softening Temperature
126
°C
ASTM D1525
 
Molded Properties
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Tensile Modulus (5.0 mm/min)
1000
MPa
ASTM D638
Tensile Stress at 100% (50 mm/min)
14
MPa
ASTM D638
Tensile Strength at Yield (50 mm/min)
21
MPa
ASTM D638
Elongation at Break (50 mm/min)
> 100
%
ASTM D638
Environmental Stress-Crack Resistance
  ASTM D1693
10% Igepal
330
hr
 
100% Igepal
> 600
hr
 
Durometer Hardness (Shore D, 15 sec)
61
 
ASTM D2240
 
Impact
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Notched Izod Impact Strength
18
kJ/m²
ISO 180/1A
 
Legal Statement
This product is not intended for use in food contact application.

This product is not intended for use in medical applications and should not be used in any such applications.
 
Processing Statement
The molded properties have been measured on compression molded sheets, prepared according to ASTM D4703 and ASTM D 638.
ASTM D 638: Specimen type T1 / thickness 3 mm (118 mil); tensile modulus : speed of testing 5 mm/min (197 mil/min); tensile strength at yield and elongation at break: speed of testing 50 mm/min (1970 mil/min).
ASTM D1693: Conditions B, F50, 10 % Igepal and 100 % Igepal
 
Notes
1Product may not be available in one or more countries in the identified Availability regions. Please contact your Sales Representative for complete Country Availability.
 
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Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.

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