LD-PE means low-density polyethylene. It is widely used soft commodity plastic.
Why choose it?
- An inexpensive alternative to TPE (not in 2k products).
- Good impact and chemical resistance
- LD-PE restores its ductility even in low temperatures. Its Tg is on the level of -110°C
Why not choose it?
- Poor thermal resistance
- Soft, poor scratch resistance
- Sensitive to UV-light
- Poor bonding
- Food container lids
- Ventilation duct caps