GMP.E/P.037 4th Edition, December 1, 2010
Thermoplastic Elastomer Polyolefinic, Shore A87, Interior/Exterior
Includes all amendments and changes through IN4D, December 2010
Additional Comments: ENGLISH * INACTIVE FOR NEW DESIGN * USE GMW15812
Published By:General Motors Company (GMNA)
This specification covers the properties of a black, UV and heat stabilized, thermoplastic vulcanizate containing fully cured EPDM elastomer particles dispersed in a continuous polypropylene matrix. The material can be processed using injection molding, extrusion, blow molding or other melt processing techniques.
Material Description. Subparagraphs were not applicable.
Cross-Reference of Replaced Specifications. Subparagraphs were not applicable.
Symbol. Not applicable.
Typical Application. Typical applications include the following: seals, mats and parts where softness and conformity are needed. Continuous operating temperature range: 40 to 135 °C.
Remarks. Not recommended where exposure to fuel or oil for prolonged periods is anticipated.