Article Title: What are the main differences between homopolymer and copolymer polypropylene?
Article Summary: Polypropylene is produced in both homopolymer and copolymer grades.
Article Date: 2/11/2010
Article ID: 866
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Polypropylene is produced in both homopolymer and copolymer grades.

Homopolymer polypropylene is stronger and stiffer than copolymer.

Copolymer polypropylene is a bit softer, but it is tougher and more durable than

homopolymer polypropylene.


The natural sheet and rods that we offer are made of homopolymer polypropylene.

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