Provista Chart

PROVISTA Copolymer

Preliminary Data Sheet

Provista copolymer is a resin specifically developed for extrusion into profiles where aesthetics like high clarity and gloss, coupled with design flexibility drive demand.

Property (a)Test Method (b)Value, Units (c)
  General Properties
DensityD 7921.27 g/cm3
  Mechanical Properties
Tensile Stress @ YieldD 63850 MPa (7300 psi)
Tensile Stress @ BreakD 63829 MPa (4200 psi)
Elongation @ YieldD 6384%
Elongation @ BreakD 638109%
Flexural ModulusD 7902200 MPa (3.2 x 105 psi)
Flexural StrengthD 79072 MPa (10400 psi)
Rockwell Hardness, R ScaleD 785106
Izod Impact Strength, Notchedd
        @ 23°C (73°F)D 25694 (9C/1NB) J/m(1.8 (9C/1NB) ft·lbf/in.)
        @ -40°C (-40°F)D 25652C J/m (1.0C ft·lbf/in.)
Impact Strength, Unnotchede
        @ 23°C (73°F)D 4812NB
        @ -40°C (-40°F)D 4812NB
Impact Resistance (Puncture), Energy @ Max. Loadf
        @ 23°C (73°F)D 376333 J (24 ft·lbf)
        @ 0°C (32°F)D 376337 J (27 ft·lbf)
        @ -40°C (-40°F)D 376341 J (30 ft·lbf)
  Thermal Properties
Deflection Temperature
        @ 0.455 MPa (66 psi)D 64867°C (153°F)
        @ 1.82 MPa (264 psi)D 64862°C (144°F)
Vicat Softening Temperature @ 1 kg loadD 152579°C (174°F)
  Optical Properties
HazeD 10030.6%
Regular TransmittanceD 100388%
Total TransmittanceD 100390%
Gloss @ 60°D 2457171
Color, b* CIELAB, Illuminant D6500, 10° ObserverD 22440.61

Unless noted otherwise, all tests are run at 23oC (73oF) and 50% relative humidity.
Unless noted otherwise, the test method is ASTM.
Units are in SI or US customary units.
d Testing conducted using 10 standard flex bars with 20 mil notch; C = complete break; NB = nonbreak.
e Nonbreak as defined by ASTM D 4812.
f Testing conducted using 10 standard 4″ x 4″ x0.125″ thick injection molded plaques; 100% ductile break.


Properties reported here are based on limited testing. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

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