ExxonMobil™ LDPE LD 165BW1
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Low Density Polyethylene Resin

Product Description
The LD 165 series are LDPE grades, offering high strength combined with medium optical properties.
 
General 
Availability 1 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
Additive 
  • LDPE LD 165.BW1: Antiblock: No; Slip: No; Thermal Stabilizer: Yes
Applications 
  • Agricultural Film
  • Blend Partner
  • Construction Film
  • Foams
  • Heavy Duty Bags
  • High Performance Collation Shrink
  • Pallet Shrink Film
  • Profile Extrusion
Revision Date 
  • 07/01/2013
 
Resin Properties
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Density
0.922
g/cm³
ASTM D1505
Melt Index 2 (190°C/2.16 kg)
0.33
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Peak Melting Temperature
229
°F
ExxonMobil Method
 
Film Properties
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Tensile Strength at Yield MD
1800
psi
ASTM D882
Tensile Strength at Yield TD
1700
psi
ASTM D882
Tensile Strength at Break MD
2900
psi
ASTM D882
Tensile Strength at Break TD
2500
psi
ASTM D882
Elongation at Break MD
280
%
ASTM D882
Elongation at Break TD
540
%
ASTM D882
Secant Modulus MD - 1% Secant
33000
psi
ASTM D882
Secant Modulus TD - 1% Secant
41000
psi
ASTM D882
Dart Drop Impact
490
g
ASTM D1709A
Elmendorf Tear Strength MD
260
g
ASTM D1922
Elmendorf Tear Strength TD
460
g
ASTM D1922
 
Optical Properties
Typical Value
Unit
Test Based On
Gloss (45°)
45
 
ASTM D2457
Haze
15
%
ASTM D1003
 
Legal Statement
Contact your ExxonMobil Chemical Customer Service Representative for potential food contact application compliance (e.g. FDA, EU, HPFB).

This product is not intended for use in medical applications and should not be used in any such applications.
 
Processing Statement
The test specimen were prepared on LD 165BW1, 150µm (5.9 mil) thick film, using a 200 mm (7.9 in) die, die gap of 1.0 mm (39.4 mil), Blow-Up Ratio of 1.5 and temperature profile of 145 - 190°C (293 - 374°F).
 
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.
2Value reported is an estimate based on ExxonMobil's correlation from melt flow rate data measured at other standard conditions, based on ASTM D 1238.
 
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Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.

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