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Blown Low Density Film

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Physical Properties of BLOWN BFI 345
 

BFI 345 is homopolymer film with premium clarity. Film is processed on blown film equipment and can be extruded in 0.003” to 0.030” thickness.

BFI 345C is also produced on our Cast line with excellent clarity in thin gauge. 

(Physical properties of Cast LDPE will differ from Blown film)

Properties ASTM Method Units Typical Value
Resin Properties:
Melt Index D 1238 g/10 min 1.8
Density D 1505 g/cc 0.921
Vicant Softening Point D 1525 oC 100
Film Properties:
Haze D 1003 % 5.0
Gloss (45o)¹ D 2457 % 70
Tensile Strength @ Yield 
MD  D 882  psi  1500
TD  D 882  psi  1600
Tensile Strength @ Break
MD D 882 psi 4000
TD D 882 psi 3400
Tensile Elongation @ Break
MD D 882 % 300
TD D 882 % 500
1% Secant Modulus      
MD D 882 psi 26,000
TD D 882 psi 30,000
Dart Drop Impact Strength D 1709 g 90
Elmendorf Tear Strength      
MD D 1922 g 360
TD D 1922 g 200

Data obtained from film produced in a 3-1/2" Blown Film Line, 8" die with .025" die gap at 130 lbs/hr., 375 degrees F melt temperature, 2:1 BUR, 1.25 mil thickness.

2 Optical properties given for resin with medium slip and anti-block.

FDA Status: This material complies with FDA regulations in CFR, Section 177.1520, paragraph C, Section 2.1, for use in articles that contact food within limitations which are part of the statue or regulations.

NOTE: The information provided is solely for your consideration and verification and not to be construed as a warranty for which BFI assumes no legal responsibility. Buyers and users must determine the results to be obtained for the application of the information herein and safety and suitability of our products for their own purposes and assumes all risk, responsibility and liability for all injuries, losses or damages arising from the application of the information herein or use of our products.

BlueRidge Films, Inc.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1600
Petersburg, VA 23805-0600

Physical Address:
10921 Lamore Drive
Disputanta, VA 23842-4602

Toll Free: 888-706-4600
Tel: 804-862-8700
Fax: 804-862-5100

E-mail: sales@blueridgefilms.com

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BlueRidge Films, Inc.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1600
Petersburg, VA 23805-0600

Physical Address:
10921 Lamore Drive
Disputanta, VA 23842-4602

Toll Free: 888-706-4600
Tel: 804-862-8700
Fax: 804-862-5100

sales@blueridgefilms.com