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Bio-Flex® FX 1821

Technical DataSheet | Supplied by FKuR

Bio-Flex® FX 1821 by FKuR is an opaque, biodegradable, recyclable polylactide (polylactic acid, PLA) blend. Exhibits low gauge, good tear resistance and outstanding moisture resistance. Contains 10% biobased carbon content (BCC). Bio-Flex® FX 1821 is designed for blown film applications. Suitable for packaging goods with printed IR codes and visually attractive packaging for all types of printed materials. Certified as home compostable according to EN 13432 (at ambient temperature) with a maximum thickness of 12 μm.

Bio-Flex® FX 1821 Product details

Product Type
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Appearance
Opaque
Product Launch Date
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Product Status
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Applications/ Recommended for
  • Packaging
  • Extrusion > Films (blown)
Biodegradable
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Bio Based
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Bio Based Content (%)
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Labels/Agency Rating
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Key Features
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Bio-Flex® FX 1821 Properties

Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
2.0 - 4.0 g/10 min
( 190°C/2.16 kg )
ISO 1133
Specific Gravity (Density)
1.38 g/cm³
ISO 1183

Thermal Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Melting Temperature (Melting Point)
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Films Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Tensile Modulus
xxx MPa
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Tensile Modulus
xxx MPa
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Tensile Strength (Tensile Stress)
xx MPa
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Tensile Strength (Tensile Stress)
xx MPa
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Tensile Strength (Tensile Stress)
xx MPa
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Tensile Strength (Tensile Stress)
xx MPa
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Tensile Strain
xxx %
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Tensile Strain
xxx %
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Elmendorf Tear Resistance
xxx N/mm
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Elmendorf Tear Resistance
xxx N/mm
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Tensile Strain
xxx %
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Tensile Strain
xxx %
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Impact Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Impact Strength
xxx N/mm
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Bio-Flex® FX 1821 Processing Guidelines

Extrusion Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Blown Up Ratio (BUR)
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Last edited Mar 10, 2017
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