FibraQ TPU compounds
For Brand owners and product manufactures
WHAT IS a FibraQ PP/PE compound?
Compounded formulation comprising polypropylene or polyethylene with 20-30 wt% FibraQ mixed via a Twin-screw extruder. The compounds also include 2% coupling agent. No further additives were used, such as impact modifier or flowability aids, though they could be used to further improve some of the properties.
FibraQ is Biofiber Tech´s product, consisting of surface-modified wood fibers with enhanced hydrophobicity, low moisture absorption and high flowability within polymer matrices.
Elongation at Break
96 Shore A
53 Shore D
MFI (190°C, 5kg)
Tensile strength at Break
Validated Production Methods
TDS for download
Can be mechanically recycled in a closed loop
A FibraQ PP/PE compound with a fiber content below 20% can be recycled in open recycling streams