Polyethylene

PE (Polyethylene) is a semi crystalline thermoplastic with high toughness and chemical resistance offering superb impact resistance, high tensile strength, and high resistance to a wide range of chemicals including acids, detergents and hot water. It fully complies with the FDA regulations making it an excellent solution for food contact parts. It has been widely used in a wide variety of applications and industries due to its cost effectiveness and excellent machinability.

CHARACTERISTICS

  • Low density
  • High toughness
  • High impact strength
  • Good electrical and dielectric properties
  • Low steam permeability
  • Very low water absorption
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Suitable for food contact parts
  • Wide size ranges
  • High vibration resistance
  • Easy to fabricate

APPLICATIONS

  • Food contact parts
  • Large size chopping boards
  • Guide rollers
  • Conveyor screws
  • Pumps
  • Valves
  • Gaskets
  • Wear pads
  • Wear strips
  • Cams
  • Chute liners
  • Business machine parts

PE NAT/BLK

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