QPP

Polypropylene, abbreviated as PP, is a very common type of plastic and has many uses in product and items we use every single day. PP is a recyclable thermoplastic polymer widely used in many different applications as it is rugged and resistant to different chemical solvents, acids and bases also its composition means that it’s one of the lightest plastic available whilst it’s still reasonably strong. Its uses include:

  • Automotive Plastic such as Car Bumpers
  • Household goods and containers
  • Crates and Boxes
  • Garden Furniture

Property

Density (g/cm3)

Bulk Density (kg/m³)

Ash Content (%)

MFI (2.06 kg load, 230 °C) (g/10 min.)

Moisture Content (%)

Values

0.93

540

< 5

12-18

< 0.05

Standard

ASTM D 792

ASTM D 792

EN ISOO 3451

ASTM D 1238

ASTM D 6980