INEOS NOVA 3500 General Purpose Crystal Polystyrene
Subcategory: Polystyrene; Thermoplastic
Close Analogs: This grade no longer in product line. INEOS NOVA began October 1 2007 as an expansion of the 50:50 joint venture between NOVA Chemicals and INEOS to include North American assets.
Key Words: GPPS
Good blending resin, Suitable for difficult to fill and thin wall molding, USP Class VI
Applications: Cosmetic and medical packaging, Housewares, Consumer Electronic packaging, Toys
Exposure to gamma radiation in the 2.02-6.06 megarad range has no significant effect on the physical and optical properties of the material.
Properties were determined on injection molded specimens at 23°C and 50% R.H. unless otherwise specified.
Information provided by NOVA Chemicals.
- Linear Mold Shrinkage
- Melt Flow
- Hardness, Rockwell M
- Tensile Strength, Yield
- Elongation at Break
- Modulus of Elasticity
- Flexural Modulus
- Flexural Yield Strength
- Izod Impact, Notched
- Dielectric Constant
- Dielectric Strength
- Deflection Temperature at 1.8 MPa (264 psi)
- Vicat Softening Point
- Flammability, UL94
- Refractive Index
- Optical Density
- Transmission, Visible
- Melt Temperature
- Mold Temperature
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