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EMPILON® general purpose grade
Source：Plastics New Asia
Date Published：3/6/2018 09:03:59 PM
The EMPILON® 3 Series General Purpose Economic Grade from Hotai Industrial Co., Ltd is non-toxic and can be recycled.
EMPILON® 3 series compound is the entry level of EMPILON® material, which has a limited tensile strength property. EMPILON® 3 series can be adapted to many fields such as: hand grips, household goods, sporting goods, stationary, toys etc. Styrenic block copolymer is the main content of this 3 series compound, its hardness range is from Shore A 28 ~ Shore 85. The compound can be processed by way of ordinary plastic machinery use for injection, extrusion or calendering etc.
EMPILON® 3 series compounds are non-toxic and free of Pb, Cd, Hg, Cr6+, Sb, As, Ba, Se, halogen and DOP plasticiser. They also comply with the restrictions on the use of certain hazardous substance directive in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2002/95/EC) and SONY SS-00259 that prohibit products that contain Pb.Cd.Hg.Cr6+.PBB.PBDE etc. They are 100% recyclable and comply with the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment directive (WEEE 2002/95/EC).
EMPILON® 3 series compounds retain good mechanical properties after solvent resistance testing and do not hydrolyse in water. They need 80℃~90℃ dehumidified hot air at least 2 hours before any moulding process and need to be continually dried during operation. For colouring, customers are advised to select colour masterbatch based on PE or EVA material except for PVC. Higher screw speed and backpressure are needed for better colourant dispersion.
HOTAI INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
Year established: 1972
Contact name: Kevin Liu
Job title: Director