Barium Sulfate Reinforced Polypropylene
Polifil® BS series compounds are homopolymer polypropylene resins reinforced with barium sulfate. They possess increased specific gravity, high flex modulus, high deflection temperature, good chemical resistance, frictional resistance, and x-ray opacity. These compounds are utilized in cosmetic application, molded weights, soundproofing components, and medical devices. Standard processing techniques are applicable.
Use this information as a guide to aid you in selecting the proper resin for your application. TPG will custom compound and fine-tune our formulations for your application.
The property values listed in the PDF document(s) have been obtained using laboratory controlled test methods. They are offered without guarantee since conditions under which the product is used are beyond our control. Mold shrinkage is intended as a guide only, as specific shrinkage is affected by part design, mold design and molding conditions. Therefore, The Plastics Group disclaims any liability for loss or damage incurred in connection with the use of this product.