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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman TREVA™ Engineering Bioplastic TR6012FPNAT Natural

  • Packaging component - food contact
Key Attributes
  • BPA free
  • Dimensional stability
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Excellent flow
  • Low birefringence

Product Description
Eastman Treva™ TR6012FPNAT Natural is a new cellulose-based engineering bioplastic that offers both high performance and reduced environmental impact. Treva™ TR6012FPNAT Natural is chemically resistant, dimensionally stable and has excellent flow, BPA-free and low birefringence.

Typical Properties

PropertyaTest MethodbTypical Value, Unitsc
General Properties
Specific GravityD 7921.23
Mechanical Properties
Izod Impact Strength, Notched 
     @ -40°C (-40°F)D 25658.1 J/m (1.09 ft·lbf/in.)
     @ 23°C (73°F)D 25681.5 J/m (1.53 ft·lbf/in.)
Rockwell Hardness, R ScaleD 785105
Flexural ModulusD 7902179 MPa (3.16 x 105 psi)
Elongation @ BreakD 63822.2 %
Tensile Stress @ BreakD 63850.3 MPa (7295 psi)
Tensile Stress @ YieldD 63853.0 MPa (7687 psi)
Miscellaneous Properties
Mold ShrinkageD 9550.7 %
Permanence Properties
Water Absorption, 24 h immersionD 5702.1 %
Thermal Properties
Vicat Softening TemperatureD 1525139 °C (282 °F)
Deflection Temperature 
     @ 1.82 MPa (264 psi)D 64899 °C (210 °F)
     @ 0.455 MPa (66 psi)D 648114 °C (237 °F)
Typical Processing Conditions
Speedd 30 mm/s
Mold Temperature 85 °C (185 °F)
Extrusion Temperaturee 235 °C (455 °F)
Drying Timef 4 hrs
Drying Temperaturef 75 °C (170 °F)

aUnless noted otherwise, all tests are run at 23°C (73°F) and 50% relative humidity.
bUnless noted otherwise, the test method is ASTM.
cUnits are in SI or US customary units.
dInjection Speed
eBarrel Set Temp, max residence time of 4 mins
fin a Desiccant Dryer

Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

Eastman and its marketing affiliates shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method, or apparatus mentioned, and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and purchasers of your products. No warranty is made of the merchantability of fitness of any product, and nothing herein waives any of the Seller's conditions of sale.

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