Technical Data Sheet
Eastman Aventa™ FP1200 compostable materials
Aventa™ FP1200; FP1200; compostable materials
Single use articles - food contact
Straws single use-FC
Ease of processing
Eastman Aventa™ is a new family of compostable materials, derived from wood pulp, that offer a better solution to the plastic waste issue while still enabling the same experience your customers are used to!Eastman Aventa™ FP1200 is a food contact grade noted for its excellent balance of heat resistance and toughness making it ideal for extruded straws and films. Straws (8 mil thick) and films (max. 10 mil thick) made with Aventa™ FP1200 are BPI certified as industrial compostable.**
Typical Value, Units
Elongation @ Break
Rockwell Hardness, R Scale
Izod Impact Strength, Notched @ 23°C (73°F)
Izod Impact Strength, Unnotched @ 23°C (73°F)
Water Absorption, 24 h immersion (10 mil film)
@ 0.455 MPa (66 psi)
@ 1.82 MPa (264 psi)
Glass Transition Temperature (T
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion (10 mil film)
12 x 10
12 x 10
Typical Processing Conditions
60 °C - 66 °C (140 °F - 150 °F)
4 - 6 hrs (8 hrs Maximum)
Moisture Content Upon Drying
221 °C - 238 °C (430 °F - 460 °F)
32 °C - 60 °C (90 °F - 140 °F)
Unless noted otherwise, all tests are run at 23°C (73°F) and 50% relative humidity.
Unless noted otherwise, the test method is ASTM.
Units are in SI or US customary units.
Conditioned 40 hours at 50% RH, 23°C (73°F)
All certifications have been obtained at the raw material level. Customers are responsible for appropriate product level certifications to support their marketing claims.
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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