Expanded Polyethylene Foam (EPE) is a rigid closed-cell foam with great compression and impact resistance, commonly used in packaging and shipping applications.
|Density (LB/Cubic Ft.)||ASTM D3575||4.6|
|Compressive Strength (PSI)
|Tensile Strength (PSI)||ASTM D3575||120|
|Tensile Elongation (%)||ASTM D3575||22|
|Tear Strength (LB/In.)||ASTM D3575||34|
|Compression Set (%)
|Bouyancy (LB/cubic ft)||ASTM D3575||56.5|
|Thermal Conductivity (K)||ASTM C177||0.30|
|Thermal Resistance @ 70F (R)||ASTM C177||3.3|
|Coeff. of Lin. Thermal Expansion (in/in/°F x 10^-5)||ASTM D696||4.0|
|Service Temperature (°F; Max.)||ASTM D3575||160|
|Water Absorption (% [vol]/lb/ft^2)||ASTM D3575/C272||<5.0/<0.02|
|Compressive Creep (1000hr, % [PSI])||ASTM D3575||4.0 |
|Flammability (<4.0 in/min)||FMVSS-302||PASS|
|Chemical Resistance (1 hr exposure [solvents, acids, and alkalines])||Various||PASS|
|Fuel Immersion (<5% [Change in Volume])||Coast Guard; Fuel B per 33 CFR § 183.114||NA|
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