Polypropylene is a polyolefin commodity resin with moderate strength, and good thermal, chemical and electrical properties. Its surface is hard and glossy. PP has good insulating properties as well as excellent arc resistance and dielectric strength. Conductive and anti-static grades can also be made. Both homopolymers and copolymers are available. It can be mixed with many different fillers to achieve varied effects allowing use in many different applications. Some examples of PP applications are fiber, playground equipment, packaging, irrigation, glove boxes, headliners, automotive IP, water pumps, food wraps and battery cases.
Nagase offers various grades of PP. Please contact us to find out more.