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Eastman E6838-862A Polyethylene  (discontinued **)

Category Polymer , Thermoplastic , Polyethylene (PE) , LDPE
Trade Name
Port Shanghai port,China
Trade Terms FOB, CFR, CIF
Payment Terms L/C, T/T, Western Union
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Material Notes:
E6838-862A is a low density formulation suggested for injection molding applications, such as closuresInformation supplied by the manufacturer.Information from manufacturer data sheet.Eastman Chemical Company sold its polyethylene business to Westlake Chemical Corporation in Dec. 2006. This grade no longer appears in the Westlake product line.
Physical Properties Metric English Comments
Density 0.918 g/cc
0.0332 lb/in³
ASTM D4883
Melt Flow 1.7 g/10 min

@Load 2.16 kg,
Temperature 190 °C
1.7 g/10 min

@Load 4.76 lb,
Temperature 374 °F
ASTM D1238
Mechanical Properties Metric English Comments
Tensile Strength, Ultimate 11.7 MPa
1700 psi
500 mm/min (20 in./min.); ASTM D638, Type IV Specimen
Tensile Strength, Yield 9.70 MPa
1410 psi
500 mm/min (20 in./min.); ASTM D638, Type IV Specimen
Elongation at Break 500 %
500 %
500 mm/min (20 in./min.); ASTM D638, Type IV Specimen
Flexural Modulus 0.179 GPa
26.0 ksi
2% Secant, 12.7 mm/min. (0.5 in./min.); ASTM D790
Thermal Properties Metric English Comments
Vicat Softening Point 90.0 °C
194 °F
ASTM D1525
Brittleness Temperature -73.0 °C
-99.4 °F
Descriptive Properties Value Comments
Process Injection Molding
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