The material selection platform
Plastics & Elastomers
The material selection platform
Plastics & Elastomers
by SpecialChem
Cette page a bien été ajoutée à vos favoris


Technical Datasheet | Supplied by NOVA Chemicals
NOVAPOL® HE-Y449-AC Resin is a high-performance, medium molecular weight hexene homopolymer high density polyethylene (HDPE) containing an antioxidant. Exhibits an excellent balance of mechanical properties, batch consistency, ultra-low contamination, long-term stability, high ESCR, good toughness, good chemical resistance, good processability, printability and reduced film thickness. It helps in extending food freshness and reducing packaging gauge. Improves organoleptic properties, enhances barrier properties and provides product protection. Is suitable for processing by pipe extrusion. Used in corrugated tubing (upto 250 mm/10 in diameter) and conduits. Complies with FDA.
Product Type
PE (Polyethylene) > HDPE
Product Status
Applications/ Recommended for
Extrusion > Pipes

NOVAPOL® HE-Y449-AC Resin Properties

Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
0.40 g/10 min
(190°C/2.16 kg)
ASTM D1238
Environmental Stress Cracking Resistance (ESCR)
> 1000 hr
(Condition B, 100% Igepal)
ASTM D1693
Oxidative Induction Time
( )
Help us improve the Universal Selector

You can’t find what you are looking for? Please report missing products / suppliers, point out errors, or simply tell us how we could make the Universal Selector better.

Access Reliable
Product Information

Database of 146147 Plastics & Elastomers,
reviewed and updated daily

Improve your Product
Selection Experience

Open your choices, compare products,
ask for samples, contact suppliers

Keep-up with latest
Technical Solutions

Be inspired and never miss again crucial
innovations with our weekly email updates

Back to Top