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Styrolution PS 486N

Styrolution PS 486N is a normal flowing, high impact grade that is especially suitable for blends with a high proportion of general purpose polystyrene (preferably Styrolution PS 165N of Styrolution PS 158N for better heat resistance). It is suitable for all kinds of thermoformed packaging.

Key Features

  • Suitable for blending with high proportions of GPPS
  • UL 94 HB

Applications

  • Food packaging and disposables
  • Cups
  • Cutlery
  • Blends with GPPS

Industries

  • Grade Version
  • Properties

    Properties of Styrolution PS 486N

    Property, Test Condition Standard Unit Values
    Rheological Properties
    Melt Volume Rate, 200 °C/5 kg ISO 1133 cm³/10 min 3.9
    Mechanical Properties
    Charpy Notched Impact Strength, 23° C ISO 179/1eA kJ/m² 12
    Tensile Stress at Yield, 23 °C ISO 527 MPa 24
    Tensile Strain at Yield, 23 °C ISO 527 % 1.5
    Tensile Modulus ISO 527 MPa 1800
    Elongation at Break (MD) ISO 527 % 35
    Hardness, Ball Indentation ISO 2039-1 MPa 66
    Thermal Properties
    Vicat Softening Temperature VST/B/50 (50N, 50 °C/h) ISO 306 °C 90
    Heat Deflection Temperature A; (annealed 4 h/80 °C; 1.8 MPa) ISO 75 °C 74
    Heat Deflection Temperature B; (annealed 4 h/80 °C; 0.45 MPa) ISO 75 °C 83
    Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion ISO 11359 10-6/°C 80
    Thermal Conductivity DIN 52612-1 W/(m K) 0.17
    Electrical Properties
    Dielectric Constant (100 Hz) IEC 62631-2-1 - 2.5
    Dissipation Factor (100 Hz) IEC 62631-2-1 10-4 4
    Dissipation Factor (1 MHz) IEC 62631-2-1 10-4 4
    Volume Resistivity IEC 62631-3-1 Ω*m >1016
    Surface Resistivity IEC 62631-3-1 Ω >1013
    Other Properties
    Density ISO 1183 kg/m³ 1040
    Processing
    Linear Mold Shrinkage ISO 294-4 % 0.4 - 0.7
    Melt Temperature Range ISO 294 °C 180 - 260
    Injection Velocity ISO 294 mm/s 200

    Typical values for uncolored products

  • Processing

    Processing of Styrolution PS 486N

  • Safety Data Sheet