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PE BLACK

Item #: 12171


Product Attributes

Color: BLACK

Form Factor: FILM

Length: 50 FT

Light Transparency: OPAQUE

Masking: UNMASKED

Material: POLYETHYLENE (PE)

Texture: SMOOTH2

Thickness: 0.006 IN

Width: 384 IN


Product Description

Polyethylene is a lightweight, durable thermoplastic with variable crystalline structure. It is one of the most widely produced plastics in the world. PE is used in applications ranging for films, tubes, plastic parts, laminates, etc. in several markets (packaging, automotive, electrical, etc.) Polyethylene Film is the substrate used for grocery bags and food packaging. Additionally, PE film is frequently thermoformed and manufactured into plastic bottles, medical packaging and other packaging applications.


PE belongs to polyolefin family of polymers and is classified by its density and branching. The most common types of polyethylene substrates are:


Linear Versions

  • High-density-polyethylene HDPE
  • Ultra-high-molecular-weight-polyethylene UHMW

Branched Versions

  • Low-density polyethylene LDPE
  • Linear low-density polyethylene LLDPE