ASTM D2673 - 14 - Standard Specification for Oriented Polypropylene Film

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ASTM D2673 - 14

Standard Specification for Oriented Polypropylene Film

Status : Current   Published : January 2014



1.1 This specification covers oriented polypropylene (OPP) film in the thickness range from 10 to 75 μm (0.4 to 3.0 mils).

1.2 The film can contain colorants, stabilizers, or other additives, and can be coated for the improvement of performance properties (heat sealability, gas permeability, and so forth).

1.3 The film can be annealed (heat-set) to reduce the unrestrained linear shrinkage and shrink tension on exposure to heat.

1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

1.5  The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test methods portion, Section 7, of this specification:This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Note 1:  There is no known ISO equivalent to this standard.

Standard NumberASTM D2673 - 14
TitleStandard Specification for Oriented Polypropylene Film
Publication Date08 January 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Balanced oriented PP film, Biaxially oriented PP film, Oriented polypropylene film, Uniaxially oriented PP film
File Size84.9 KB

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