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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Ingeo™ 4060D
Units 
NatureWorks® LLC - Polylactic Acid
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General Information
Product Description
Ingeo 4060D, a product from NatureWorks LLC, can be coextruded with other Ingeo resin to form a sealant layer for biaxially oriented Ingeo film. This resin has excellent heat seal and hot tack performance with a seal initiation temperature of 80°C. This sealant does not adversely affect the unique properties of Ingeo bixially oriented film such as high gloss and transparency, dead-fold or aroma and grease barrier.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
Features 
  • Biodegradable
  • Deadfold and Twist Retention
  • Food Contact Acceptable
  • Good Heat Seal
  • Grease Resistant
  • High Gloss
  • Renewable Resource Content
Uses 
  • Bi-axially Oriented Film
  • Sealants
 
Agency Ratings 
  • EU 10/2011
  • FDA Food Contact, Unspecified Rating
 
Appearance 
  • Clear/Transparent
Forms 
  • Pellets
Processing Method 
  • Coextrusion
ASTM & ISO Properties 1
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density
1.24
g/cm³
ASTM D1505
Films
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Seal Initiation Temperature
176
°F
ASTM F88
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Glass Transition Temperature
131 to 140
°F
ASTM D3417
Optical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Gloss (20°)
90
 
ASTM D1003
Haze
2.0
%
ASTM D1003
Processing Information
Extrusion
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Drying Temperature
110
°F
 
Drying Time
4.0
hr
 
Suggested Max Moisture
0.025
%
 
Cylinder Zone 1 Temp.
355
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 2 Temp.
375
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 3 Temp.
390
°F
 
Adapter Temperature
390
°F
 
Melt Temperature
410
°F
 
Die Temperature
375
°F
 
Extrusion Notes
Screw Speed: 20-100 rpm
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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