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Cardia Biohybrid™ H-FM

Technical DataSheet | Supplied by Cardia Bioplastics

Blend of thermoplastic starch (TPS) with polyolefin's. It is compatibilized to offer a high level of mechanical strength, outstanding elongation properties and toughness. It is formulated with 50% of renewable thermoplastic starch polymer. Is suitable for a range of products manufactured by foam extrusion. Due to its high content of polyolefins the material is not a fully biodegradable polymer and is not intended for ultimate disposal in commercial composting facilities. Used in extrusion foaming of packaging shapes, extrusion foaming of sheet for packaging as well as cushioning, extruded boards for packaging and insulation applications.

Cardia Biohybrid™ H-FM Product details

Product Type
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Product Status
Applications/ Recommended for
  • Packaging
  • Packaging shapes, Sheet, Boards
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Food contact approval
Bio Based
Bio Based Content (%)
Key Features
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Cardia Biohybrid™ H-FM Properties

Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
3.6 g/10min
( 190°C/2.16 kg )
ASTM D1238
1.1 g/cm3
Moisture Content
xxxxx %

Thermal Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Melting Temperature (Melting Point)
xxx °C
Last edited Dec 29, 2016
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