Journal of Polymers / 2014 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Thermal Stability and Kinetic Study of Isotactic Polypropylene/Algerian Bentonite Nanocomposites Prepared via Melt Blending

Table 3

Physical and mechanical properties of iPP and its iPP/Algerian bentonite nanocomposites.

SamplesYoung’s modulus
(MPa)
Strength
(MPa)
Elongation at break (%)

iPP1045.0 (±10.4)25.7 (±0.6)650.0 (±38.0)
iPP/PBT1030.0 (±5.5)26.6 (±0.8)600.0 (±45.0)
iPP/OBT1305.5 (±20.2)30.5 (±1.2)350.0 (±25.0)

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