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PET Bottle Grade

Description

General

High molecular weight bottle grade. Technical plastic.

Properties

Chemical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
0.8 2 % Idemat 2003
%

Electrical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
5000 30000 kV/mm Idemat 2003
0.01 0.01 % Idemat 2003
V
Ohm.mm²/m

Manufacturing Properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources

Mechanical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
120 120 MPa Idemat 2003
MPa
MPa
1370 1370 kg/m³ Idemat 2003
130 130 % Idemat 2003
30 30 MPa Idemat 2003
0.54 0.54 Idemat 2003
0.5 0.5 J/cm Idemat 2003
750 2000 MPa Idemat 2003
70 70 MPa Idemat 2003
MPa
MPa
3100 3100 MPa Idemat 2003

Optical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
1.56 1.59 Idemat 2003

Thermal properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
°C
°C
-40 100 °C Idemat 2003
1.04 1.05 J/kg.K Idemat 2003
0.24 0.24 W/m.K Idemat 2003
70 70 e-6/K Idemat 2003

Environment

6.78 mPt
0.34 Pt
1685 mELU
3.45 MJ/MJ
79.53 MJ
74.27 kg
0.05 kg
The data are collected from producers throughout Europe and are average figures. All data refer to a 12 month period. 80 per cent is produced by the terephthalic acid route and the rest from dimethyl terephthalate. The energy requirement ranges from 66 to 98 MJ/kg with an average of 84 MJ.

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