Material properties

  APET/ MAPET CPET PP PS PLA AMPET
 Minimum temperature -40°C -40°C* -40°C*** -40°C*2 0°C* -40°C*
 Maximum temperature     +70°C +220°C +121°C** +70°C +40°C +220°C
 Sealing possible + + + + + +
 Fat resistant + + + + + +
 Transparent + - + + at contact + +
 Colour variants + + + + - +
 Density 1,35 1,32 0,91 / 1,01 1,05 1,25 1,32
 Material rigidity 2.200 N/mm2 2.900 N/mm2 1.350 /1.700 N/mm2 1.900-2.500 N/mm2 3.500 N/mm2 2,900 N/mm2

 

 * Handle carefully at low temperatures
 ** Temperature limit for certain colours is max +40°C.
 *** Min. temp. dependent om PP material type.
 2 Clear PS down to -20°C.

Barrier properties

 Permeability coefficients APET & MAPET CPET CO-PP / Ho-PP PS PLA AMPET
 O2 Oxygen 100 - 160 66 - 78 2.500 - 4.500/
1.550
6.000 500 66-78
 CO2 Carbondioxid 200-500 230 - 260 9.500-14.400/
8.800
18.000 2.500 230-260
 H2O Water 10-30 14 7-12 / 6 60-150 300 14
 N2 Nitrogen 5-20 9-16 700-880/
640
2.000   9-16