BIOBASED PA

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Biobased PAs are a range of Polyamides produced using annually renewable biomass like vegetable oils. These materials have excellent mechanical and chemical resistance.

Properties

  • Up to 100% biobased
  • Non biodegradable
  • Flexible to rigid
  • Translucent to opaque
  • Food safe

Applications

  • Technical parts
  • Regular consumption goods
  • Transport
  • Sports and leisure

Transformation

  • Primarily injection moulding
  • Extrusion
GradeBiosourced carbon content (%)DensityViscosity index (cm³/g)Tensile modulus (MPa)Tensile elongation at break (%)Charpy impact test, without notch 23°C (kJ/m²) Thermal resistance (°C)
ISO TestASTM D6866118330752752717975-2 or 306
Extrusion
NP BioPA1010-1021001,072201700>50No Break 171 (Vicat B)
Injection
NP rPA6-201Recycled from fishing nets1,13/2700320.5/
NP BioPA1010-2011001,051601700>50No Break 171 (Vicat B)
NP BioPA11-251 1001,03/1280>200No Break/
NP BioPA11-252501,01/1622>140No Break135 (HDT B)
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